Marconi National Historic Site


15 Timmerman Street, Table Head

Glace Bay

Fleur-de-lis/Marconi/Metro CB

View on Map


July 1 - September 2


The site where Guglielmo Marconi initiated the age of global communications: in December 1902, a wire antenna suspended from four giant wooden towers beamed an official wireless message across the Atlantic. Exhibits include a model of the original Table Head station, and remains of the tower foundation. Discover the scientists who pioneered today’s technology. Try your hand at Morse Code.

More Details

Facilities / Services

Wheelchair accessible
Bilingual/Multilingual staff available

Hours Of Operation


Detailed Information

Admission: Admission free; donations accepted.

Places Nearby


  Accommodations   Attractions   Campgrounds   Artisan Studios   Outdoors   Operators   Festivals and Events