We are pleased to announce that the Creamery Square Heritage Society will reopen this season on Saturday, June 27th

We will have all the COVID 19 safety protocols in place for your safety and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Please note that our hours of operation have changed:

Open Wednesday to Sunday and Holidays: 10 AM to 4 PM (9 AM – 4PM Saturdays)

Welcome to the Creamery Square 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.

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Our Exhibits

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.

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Our Mission Statement

Deepening our understanding of the future by preserving the past

To become a helpful and vital part of the community

Our goal is to excel in engaging our community in our rich cultural heritage, deepening our understanding of the past and to become a vital part of our community

To foster a deeper understanding of the values that built our unique community, to foster relationships with our community to facilitate it’s growth

Our goal is to excel at advancing the communities understanding of our rural cultural heritage of people helping people. To reach out to our community to preserve that spirit of cooperation so that they may draw strength and perspective from the past to guide the future.