Southwest Nova Scotia Genealogy Circuit

Yarmouth, NS

Area : Yarmouth > : Genealogy

Sprit Reins Ranch
Sprit Reins Ranch*

432 Prospect Rd, Parrsboro, NS - 902-254-3138
Spirit Reins Ranch is a small farm located near the picturesque coastal town of Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. We offer personalized service for both the first time rider and more experienced riders. ...

Area : Amherst > : Activities

SS Atlantic Heritage Park
SS Atlantic Heritage Park*

180 Sandy Cove Rd, Terence Bay, NS - 902-852-1557
Interpretation centre and park with monument commemorating the worst single-vessel marine disaster to occur off the Canadian coast prior to the sinking of the Titanic; remains of 277 victims are ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

St. Anns Provincial Park
St. Anns Provincial Park*

51475 Cabot Trail, St Anns, NS
St. Anns Provincial Park is a small picturesque picnic park, with tables under softwood trees, on the shore of North Gut along the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island. The park has a 500-m trail ...

Area : Ingonish > : Parks and Historic Sites

St. Bernard Church
St. Bernard Church*

3623 Hwy 1, St Bernard, NS - 902-837-5687
This large, granite church is a prime example of early twentieth-century gothic architecture. Construction on the church began in 1910 and took thirty-two years to complete.

Area : Digby > : Attractions

St. George's Round Church
St. George's Round Church*

2222 Brunswick St, Halifax, NS - 902-423-1059
Built in 1800 to accommodate the growing population of the Little Dutch Church, Saint George's is a cylindrical, wooden church designed in the Palladian style thanks to the architectural taste ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

St. John's Church
St. John's Church*

81 Cumberland St, Lunenburg, NS - 902-634-4994
Situated in historic Lunenburg along the South Shore, St. John’s Church is the second-oldest Anglican church in Canada and an extraordinary example of Carpenter Gothic architecture. ...

Area : Bridgewater > : Attractions

St. Mary's River Salmon Museum
St. Mary's River Salmon Museum*

8404 Hwy 7, Sherbrooke, NS - 902-522-2099
The beautiful St. Mary’s River has been a popular spot for anglers and nature lovers for decades. St. Mary’s River Education & Interpretive Centre located in Sherbrooke in the Eastern Shore ...

Area : Antigonish > : Attractions

St. Ninian's Cathedral
St. Ninian's Cathedral*

121 St. Ninian St, Antigonish, NS - 902-863-2338
St. Ninian’s Cathedral is a beautiful example of 19th century Romanesque architecture. Construction on the cathedral ended in 1874, however the building was not granted cathedral status until ...

Area : Antigonish > : Attractions

St. Patrick's Church Museum
St. Patrick's Church Museum*

87 Esplanade, Sydney, NS - 902-562-8237
The oldest Roman Catholic church on Cape Breton Island, erected in 1828 in the Pioneer Gothic style of architecture, this restored stone building now houses artifacts depicting the religious ...

Area : Sydney > : Attractions

St. Paul's Anglican Church
St. Paul's Anglican Church*

1749 Argyle St, Halifax, NS - 902-429-2240
Founded in 1749, this was the first Anglican cathedral built outside of England and is the oldest building in Halifax. The “Ghost Window” and piece of wood embedded in an interior wall are ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

St. Paul's Church (Anglican)*

1749 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS - 902-429-2240
The oldest Protestant place of worship in Canada. Provides a parish history, general information including service times, events, location, contacts, more.

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

St. Stephen's Anglican Church
St. Stephen's Anglican Church*

60 Regent St, Chester, NS - 902-275-3804
St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, situated in the scenic and historic seaside Village of Chester in the South Shore region was constructed in 1840. St. Stephen’s features a mixture of Greek and ...

Area : Bridgewater > : Attractions

Stan O'Brien Interpretive Trail

Highway 3 to Robert's Island, Glenwood, NS

Area : Yarmouth > : Trails

Ste-Anne First Chapel Site
Ste-Anne First Chapel Site*

Rocco Point Rd, Ste-Anne-du-Ruisseau, NS - Fax: 902-648-2342
A replica of the first chapel (1784: after the Acadians returned from exile), and the first cemetery. On site, there is an interpretation of the early history of the parish, founded in 1799 and ...

Area : Yarmouth > : Attractions