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Not so hot anymore

These were a great attraction at one time but now the sculptures are worn and some are damaged... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Smeltzers
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Nova Scotia, Canada
unique local point of interest

The tree sculptures are not only a way to reuse dying Elm Trees in the down town core but also a... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Lynda S
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Truro, Canada
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The sculptures that remained had to be cut down earlier this year. They had rotted to the point of being dangerous.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

These were a great attraction at one time but now the sculptures are worn and some are damaged... not such a find any more...

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Smeltzers
Reviewed 28 May 2017

These are great sculptures and it's like going on an Easter egg hunt through the city to look for them.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank HeyKell
Reviewed 11 April 2017

They are all over Truro, Corner ford street, queen street, prince street willow All kinds of them really nice sculptures . Great idea to use the Tree that's going to die any way. nice very nice!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The tree sculptures are not only a way to reuse dying Elm Trees in the down town core but also a way to honour local people who have made an impact on the development of Truro, Nova Scotia and also a way to display and...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Lynda S
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Makes Truro unique and provides a bit of history of the people who have played important roles in the town.Have lost a few due to age and weather,still fun to wander around and come upon the remaining sculptures.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Well worth the walk around town, all on the flat. Get a map from the infomation office. Don't forget your camara.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Maureen T
Reviewed 13 September 2016

These are quite interesting. The carvers did a good job but I must admit they are all showing their age. At one time they were quite the carving feat.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bernice D
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I went to Truro to find the tree statutes. The information booth was very helpful in giving an idea where they were located. They did say that there were only 3 or 4 left as they were starting to rot out and many needed to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I live here in Truro and admire the sculptures often. We see them daily and are proud to have them in our town....

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Smeltzers
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