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Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

559 Chebucto St, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
+1 902-295-2069
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Wow who knew

As good as everyone says only problem is making sure you give yourself enough time to see it all we... read more

Reviewed yesterday
stephen a
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Gilford, New Hampshire
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Very well maintained museum

The museum is very well maintained and modern. All t he artifacts, inventions and displays are very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nadkangla
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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This museum chronicles the life and career of Alexander Graham Bell with its rich collection of artifacts and documents accumulated by Dr. Bell and his family during their time in Nova Scotia.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“his life” (106 reviews)
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559 Chebucto St, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As good as everyone says only problem is making sure you give yourself enough time to see it all we didn't Also I thought it was at his house so that was a bit disappointing

Thank stephen a
Reviewed yesterday

The museum is very well maintained and modern. All t he artifacts, inventions and displays are very interesting. View of the harbour from outside the building is breath taking.

Thank Nadkangla
Reviewed yesterday

We're traveling throughout the Maritime Provinces this summer in our RV and this was one of the attractions that we wanted to see. Our admission this year was free because of Canada's 150th anniversary celebration but this museum is more than worth the normal admission...More

Thank Jeannie C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the museum as part of a Caravan tour and were very pleased with the displays, videos, and overall history of Alexander Graham Bell and his interest in helping the deaf. We were also fortunate to take a sail on the Amoeba out of...More

Thank Durango10
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great museum that shows the huge range of Alexander Graham Bell's contributions to the modern world. If you're just thinking about the telephone, you are very, very wrong! The museum has a nice little store, activities for kids, and is in a...More

Thank troyusa0727
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum summarizes the wonderful story of Bell, in the beautiful city of Baddeck. I strongly recommend especially for children.

Thank NakaoSP
Reviewed 2 days ago

Plan on 2-3 hours to enjoy the wonderful stories and poignant legacy tied to the greatest inventor our country has known!

Thank luluenviaje
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I found myself tearing up as I listened to the presentation about Alexander Gram Bell's life. He was not only a gifted inventor, but a kind and generous man. The museum has all kinds of artifacts showing things he invented. They offer a white glove...More

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This exhibit was much more enjoyable than I had expected. It gave me an insight into Bell that I had no idea about. He was an inventor of many things. Definitely a life well spent. The exhibit was free during this 150th birthday for Canada.

1  Thank Morris H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is definitely worth a stop! We really enjoyed the historic inventions and the ability to interact with them!. Very impressive , just the size and scope of each invention! The museum is also very clean and spacious!. Take the time to see it.

Thank Dawn L
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Everything is close by. As you can see from Toni's answer, google says 3 minutes.
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I would suggest using an online direction site (like Google Maps) so you may tailor the route to meet your interests for sight seeing and any route options. I put in your request to Google Maps and this is what is give me... More
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