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Malagash Salt Mine Museum

Located in the Northumberland Shore region (off Route 6, then follow the signs) the Malagash Salt Miners’ Museum is the site of the first rock salt mine in Canada (1918–1959).
The museum houses displays of local industries including salt mining, farming, and fishing, as well as providing information on the Malagash area. The museum also features an annual theme display.


Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage • Genealogy • Industrial

Core Experience: History

Features: Bus Tours • Gift Shop • Internet Access • Parking • Picnic Tables • Wheelchair Accessible

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission $2, seniors $1.50, students $1.

Malagash Salt Mine Museum

1926 North Shore Rd
Malagash, NS

Tue–Sat 10am–5pm, Sun noon–5pm.

Phone: 902-257-2407

Parking Spaces: 50