Plan Your Visit

*Please be advised that the Historeum will be reopening on Tuesday, July 14th, 2020 with limited hours. The Archives will only be accessible by appointment. To book an appointment, please click on the following link:

The Colchester Historeum offers a range of programs including illustrated lectures, demonstrations, films, and activities.

We maintain a permanent and growing collection of Colchester artifacts—some dating as far back as 300 years.

View current exhibits


29 Young Street
Truro, NS
B2N 3W3


Tuesday 10.00am-4.00pm
Thursday 10.00am-4.00pm


Admission will be by donation upon the reopening of the Historeum on the 14th of July 2020.

Group Admission Rates

Rates are for groups of 10 or more people and must be booked in advance.
All groups must bring chaperones or group coordinators.
Group rates are for exhibits only and do not include Archives research fees.

Adults: $4.00
Senior: $3.00
Children/Students: $2.00

*Guided tours are an additional $20.00 for 10-25 people


Reserved parking spaces for museum and archive visitors are located at the rear of the building.