A 2 1/2-storey Dutch Colonial mansion with gambrel roof, hand-hewn beams, and wishbone chimneys, built c 1770 by one of Halifax’s first settlers. This unique house offers permanent and weekly exhibits, Bedford family histories, reading room featuring local history and archaeology, photo collection (20,000 in database), special summer events. Wheelchair-accessible on ground floor.
The site of Fort Sackville is close by.
Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage • Genealogy
Core Experience: History
Features: Internet Access • Parking • Tea Room • Wheelchair Accessible
Admission Info: Admission free, donations welcome.