Giant MacAskill Museum

Months of Operation

July 1 - September 15

Hours Of Operation

9am–5pm daily (May & Jun by appointment only, Mon–Fri).

Location

504 Rte 312, Englishtown, Cabot Trail

Contact

T: 902-929-2875

E: gmacmuseum@gmail.com

Description

Artifacts belonging to Angus MacAskill, the Cape Breton giant who stood 7 ft. 9 in. tall. His chair, clothing, bed, boot and walking sticks as well as items of interest from the early 1800s to present day are on display. Giant MacAskill died in 1863. His grave is in the Englishtown cemetery nearby.

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Facilities / Services

Gift shop
Parking
Picnic tables
Limited accessibility
Internet access

Detailed Information

Admission: Admission adults $4, seniors & youths $2.50, F(5). Group rates.
Directions: 2.5 km (1.5 mi) off Hwy 105 on Rte 312.