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“Eclectic mix of displays”

Shelburne Museum Complex
Ranked #5 of 14 things to do in Shelburne
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Reviewed 15 July 2014

Pirate display good for children. Some historical stuff of interest. Displays of local children's art work. Shop is half of the museum. Friendly staff.

Thank Katie906
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

I lived in Shelburne for 42 years. and raised my children there. It has a wonderful scenic waterfront , friendly people, and a unique museum complex. The waterfront was the backdrop for the movie"The Scarlett Letter" starring Demi More, as well as other movies. . I highly recommend Shelburne for tourists who want to enjoy a cozy little coastal town where you can enjoy a good lobster dinner at any time. Shelburne has a great deal of history, mostly Loyalist and even as an Acadian, I highly recommend a visit.

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Reviewed 28 September 2013

in the monsters exhibition there is an excellent pufferfish but i have one at home that my mum has lost that is just as impressive. a lot of welsh people came to shelburne (including us) but only a few have got their names in the museum...evans, richards, etc. i think they should have my mate jim's name in as he likes wales, and saw one off digby head, but that is quite a drive away.

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Reviewed 15 September 2013

Loved the seafood, particularly the scallop burgers at The BeanDock. Loved walking along the harbour in the early mornings. Loved kayaking and being close to nature, and history. hated the mosquitos.

Thank Boop5907
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Reviewed 11 August 2013 via mobile

What a wonderful old, historic town! You feel like you've stepped back in time -- truly! The old building accomodations are charming. We loved our B&B & the overall neighborhood. Take the historical walk -- you'll be impressed.

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