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Randall House Museum

259 Main St, Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 1C6, Canada
+1 902-542-9775
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What a wonderful commentary by the student guide

I learned so much about the history of the settlers, how they made their clothes and their... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Nada J
,
Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
An historical and enjoyable learning experience

I have occasionally visited Randall House Museum on my trips to Wolfville, N.S. This year's visit... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2016
Beemby
,
Whitby, Canada
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Constructed between 1809 and 1812 Randall House Museum serves as a testament to the history of the beautiful Town of Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Through our collection of nearly 6000 objects and our ever changing exhibits Randall House tells the exciting (and sometimes spooky) stories of Wolfville's past.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 05:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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259 Main St, Wolfville, Nova Scotia B4P 1C6, Canada
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+1 902-542-9775

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

I learned so much about the history of the settlers, how they made their clothes and their lifestyle. The museum was so well displayed with original furnishings and clothing.

Thank Nada J
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I have occasionally visited Randall House Museum on my trips to Wolfville, N.S. This year's visit was especially good because of our guide ,Krystal . In each of the rooms in the museum she gave us facts which helped us to visualize the daily life...More

Thank Beemby
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This museum is a must visit.the museum is full of intresting local artifacts that come along with great stories.the curator gave my family a personal tour.she had so much knowledge of the history of the items,the house,the land and the surrounding area. She was very...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were the only visitors at the time, and the curator gave us a personal tour of the house from top (literally - in the attic) to the bottom. She was so passionate and enthusiastic about this home and was a wealth of information. This...More

Thank bntraveler58
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We found this place in a tour book and were disappointed to find it was closed when we arrived. However, the curator was there working and kindly invited us in and gave us a tour. What a treat. The house itself is full of stories...More

1  Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Make sure to take the tour instead of just looking around as you get so much information from the guide who brings the house to life. They have done an amazing job trying to preserve the local history as well as the house itself ....More

Thank Missi6500
Reviewed 15 July 2015

the history of the house is interesting and the artifacts are relevant the young guide was excellent and all the staff very friendly

Thank Elizabeth and J... R
Reviewed 26 April 2015

I loved being in this old house. It takes you back to when houses had large rooms with big windows letting in the sunshine. I would move in in a minute. During the summer they serve tea and scones in the backyard where you're surrounded...More

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 30 July 2014

It's a small local museum with friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff who love what they are doing to preserve local history.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 4 March 2014

The Randall House Museum is a gem of early Nova Scotia architecture, housing a diverse collection of early Canadiana, emphasizing the Annapolis Valley area of the province. Some of the exhibits center on the town's major employer, Acadia University, which was founded over 175 years...More

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