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Welcome to your Creamery Square
Heritage Centre

May 21-31
Saturdays : 9:00am to 5:00pm

Weekdays : 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Saturday : 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday : 2:00pm to 5:00pm

July and August
Weekdays : 10:00am to 5:00pm Saturday : 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Free admission from
9:00am to 10:00am (on Sat)

Margaret Fawcett Norrie Heritage Centre

The national award-winning Tatamagouche Heritage Centre will delight and educate visitors of all ages with professionally designed and interactive exhibits.

Investigate detailed genealogy records, maps and documents in our Resource Centre of the North Shore Archives. Don't miss our Gift Shop for souvenirs to remind you of this one-of-a-kind heritage experience.

The Sunrise Trail Museum showcases artifacts from the 19th and 20th century including the creamery exhibit.

The Brule Fossil Centre includes track ways that are 290 million years old. A diorama and interactive display focus on creatures from the Permian Era that might have made the tracks discovered on a beach at Brule (near Tatamagouche) in 1994.

The Anna Swan Museum honours the life of the famed giantess Anna Swan (1846-1888) who was born and raised in the Tatamagouche area on the North Shore of Nova Scotia. Anna reached a height of 7 feet 11 inches and weighed almost 400 pounds.