Port Hastings Historical Society Museum and Archives

Months of Operation

June 15 - October 15

Hours Of Operation

(subject to change); open Mon–Fri 10am–4pm, Sat–Sun noon–4pm.


24 Highway 19, Port Hastings, Ceilidh Trail


Karen Mudge, President

T: 902-625-1295

E: porthastingsmuseum@gmail.com


History comes alive in this modern museum overlooking the Strait of Canso: model ship display, local history, early 20th-century lifestyle, railroads, ferries. Displays on the construction of the Canso Causeway and its impact on the people and communities in the area. Materials for genealogical research are available at the museum.

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Facilities / Services

Bus tours
Gift shop
Picnic tables
Wheelchair accessible

Detailed Information

This property accepts Cash only.
Admission: Admission by donation.
Directions: At Port Hastings Rotary.