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W. Laurence Sweeney Fisheries Museum

The museum houses a collection of artifacts from companies owned by the late W. Laurence Sweeney. These objects provide a glimpse into the history of Yarmouth's fishing industry. The museum also contains five reproduced buildings, an 18.5-m (60-ft) trawler and a 30-m (100-ft) wharf, which enable visitors to experience a working waterfront.


Areas Of Interest: Marine

Core Experience: Beaches - Seacoast • History

Features: Gift Shop • Limited Accessibility • Parking

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission adult $3, youth/senior $2.50, family $7.50, F(5).

W. Laurence Sweeney Fisheries Museum

112 Water St
Yarmouth, NS

10am–6pm daily (STC).

Phone: 902-742-3457
Fax: 902-742-6244

Website: http://www.sweeneyfisheriesmuseum.ca/

Parking Spaces: 50