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Sydney Mines Heritage Museum and Fossil Centre

Closed Open on Tue-Sat,9:00am-5:00pm
Address: 159 Legatto Street, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia B1V 5S6 , Canada
Phone: 902-544-0992
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    • stottdem

      Fantastic experience

      Dr Critchley is incredibly dynamic and passionate about fossils. What an experience. If you get a chance, book the field trip. He'll take you to Pt Aconi beach and show you all the fossils and expl...

      Reviewed on /Date(1568172380000+0800)/
    • Nicola_Six
      Toronto, Ontario, Canada

      Dr. Stuart Critchley makes the Fossil Centre come to life

      Our family of 11 (consisting of my parents, my siblings and partners and their 4 kids ranging from ages 9 to 17, and me and my husband) visited the Fossil Centre in late August. The price of admission...

      Reviewed on /Date(1567237557000+0800)/
    • pzuid1

      Great field trip digging up fossils and visiting the museum

      We had a great experience going on a fossil-digging field trip with dr. Stuart Critchley. Taking us in 15 minutes from the museum to a corner at the coastline where he pointed us on million years of h...

      Reviewed on /Date(1566117578000+0800)/
    • rayp775
      Ipswich, United Kingdom

      Historical Evolvement

      Visited the Fossil Centre and enjoyed a walk around the exhibits as well as a chance to use the microscopes in the lab area to view a great range of different rock formations. Good history of the deve...

      Reviewed on /Date(1565486833000+0800)/
    • ryank722
      Oak Ridge, North Carolina

      Great History - and friendly Staff

      Recommend avoiding the underground tour if you’re tall (I’m 6’7”) but if height is not an issue the tour is great! A lot of interesting history of coal mining in the area. Nice examples of the old l...

      Reviewed on /Date(1562931559000+0800)/

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