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Giant MacAskill Museum

Artifacts belonging to Angus MacAskill, the Cape Breton giant who stood 7 ft. 9 in. tall. His chair, clothing, bed, boot and walking sticks as well as items of interest from the early 1800s to present day are on display. Giant MacAskill died in 1863. His grave is in the Englishtown cemetery nearby.


Core Experience: History

Features: Gift Shop • Internet Access • Limited Accessibility • Parking • Picnic Tables

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission adults $4, seniors & youths $2.50, F(5). Group rates.

Directions: 2.5 km (1.5 mi) off Hwy 105 on Rte 312.

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Giant MacAskill Museum

504 Rte 312
Englishtown, NS

9am–5pm daily (May & Jun by appointment only, Mon–Fri).

Phone: 902-929-2875

Website: http://giantmacaskillmuseum.com/