Info & Hours

The Colchester Historeum offers a range of programs including illustrated lectures, demonstrations,  and activities.
We maintain a permanent and growing collection of Colchester artifacts—some dating as far back as 300 years.

Our Hours

We are open for our extended summer hours!

Museum Hours
Monday – Friday
10am – 4pm

Child (under 15): Free
Student: $4.00
Adult: $6.00
Senior: $5.00
Family: $15.00

Archives Hours:
10am – 4pm

Adult: $6.00 per 1 hour visit.

Archives walk-ins are welcome, but if you wish to meet with Archives Staff regarding a specific request, an appointment is recommended, please call (902) 895-9530.

Group Admission Rates (non student)
Visits for groups of 10 or more people are available and must be booked in advance.
Group rates are for exhibits only and do not include Archives research fees.

*Guided tours are an $20 for up to 10 people above 10 is an extra $2 per person.

School  Program Offerings (Students)
The Historeum offers a variety of facilitated programs for school groups. Programs can be customized to meet the appropriate curriculum outcomes for given grades.
Please book your program a minimum of two weeks in advance. This allows staff time to prepare for your group.
All groups must bring chaperones or group coordinators.
$3.00 per student
No charge for teachers and chaperones.
Historeum staff can accommodate a maximum of 35 students per program.

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

Colchester Historeum
29 Young Street

Truro, NS
B2N 3W3