OverviewReviewsWin PrizesLocated Nearby

Sydney Mines Heritage Museum and Fossil Centre

Museum
Closed Open on Tue-Sat,9:00am-5:00pm
Address: 159 Legatto Street, Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia B1V 5S6 , Canada
Phone: 902-544-0992
Reviews
Trip.com(0 reviews)Trip.com
TripAdvisor(42 reviews)TripAdvisor
Congratulations! You found a new place!
Write a Review
    • stottdem
      stottdem
      ta-icon

      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
      Nicola_Six
      Toronto, Ontario, Canada
      ta-icon

      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
      pzuid1
      ta-icon

      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
      rayp775
      Ipswich, United Kingdom
      ta-icon

      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
      ryank722
      Oak Ridge, North Carolina
      ta-icon

      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)/

    Attractions Near Sydney Mines Heritage Museum and Fossil Centre

    Fort Petrie Military Museum

    Museum
    3.53km away

    St. Mary's Polish Church

    5/51 Reviews
    Church
    10.38km away

    Petersfield Provincial Park

    City Park
    11.26km away

    Cape Breton Highlanders Museum

    Museum
    11.18km away

    Restaurants Near Sydney Mines Heritage Museum and Fossil Centre

    Canton Restaurant

    5/51 Reviews
    $$$$
    Other Chinese Cuisine
    4.26km away

    The Lobster Pound And Moore

    $$$$
    Other Cuisine
    4.92km away

    Tim Hortons

    $$$$
    Fast Food
    4.11km away

    Hotels Near Sydney Mines Heritage Museum and Fossil Centre

    Hotel North

    3.54km away
    Click here for more recommended attractions…
    Go
    Trip.com is part of Trip.com Group Limited, one of the world's leading providers of travel services.
      Brand of the Year Awards 2020,   South Korea
      Google Material Design Awards   2019
      Asia eCommerce Awards 2019,   Hong Kong