Halifax & Southwestern Railway Museum

Months of Operation

May 1 - October 31

Hours Of Operation

May–Oct Mon–Sat 10am–5pm, Sun 1–5pm; O/S weekends only.


11188 Hwy 3, Lunenburg, South Shore


T: 902-634-3184

E: hswmuseum@ns.aliantzinc.ca


Just outside Lunenburg, towards Bridgewater. Displays showing the history of the railway on the South Shore and local artifacts from the H&SW Railway; replicas of 1950s ticket office and passenger car; extensive model railroad (1/64 scale) with turntable, roundhouse, wharfs, depictions of various South Shore scenes. Many new interactive displays & activities.

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Facilities / Services

Bus tours
Gift shop
Picnic tables
Wheelchair accessible

Detailed Information

This property accepts Cash only.
Admission: Admission charged.