Marconi National Historic Site

Location

15 Timmerman Street, Table Head

Glace Bay

Fleur-de-lis/Marconi/Metro CB

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Rates & Dates

July 1 - September 2

Description

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.

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Facilities / Services

Wheelchair accessible
Bilingual/Multilingual staff available

Hours Of Operation

10am–6pm.

Detailed Information

Admission: Admission free; donations accepted.
Off-season rates available

Places Nearby

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