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Lordly Estate Municipal Museum & Park

Lordly Estate Municipal Museum & Park, located in beautiful Chester in the South Shore region, features a fine example of Georgian architecture (c 1806). Lordly House was the family home of Charles Lordly, a prominent merchant, an entrepreneur, and the first municipal clerk. The museum provides government and historical displays of the municipality, as well as some local genealogy and research centre (at 75 Regent Street).

A park and playground surround the museum. The museum also offers public access to Internet and e-mail.

The Oak Island display and Forman Hawboldt exhibit are located at the Chester Train Station, 20 Smith Road.


Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage • Genealogy

Core Experience: History

Features: Limited Accessibility • Parking • Picnic Tables • Public Washroom

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission free; donations welcome.

Lordly Estate Municipal Museum & Park

133 Central St
Chester, NS

Tuesday –Saturday 10am–4pm (closed Sun), or by appointment.

Phone: 902-275-3842

Website: http://www.chester-municipal-heritage-society.ca/

Parking Spaces: 8