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Marconi National Historic Site

The site where Guglielmo Marconi initiated the age of global communications: in December 1902, a wire antenna suspended from four giant wooden towers beamed an official wireless message across the Atlantic. Exhibits include a model of the original Table Head station, and remains of the tower foundation. Discover the scientists who pioneered today’s technology. Try your hand at Morse Code.

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Areas Of Interest: Industrial

Core Experience: History

Features: Bus Tours • Limited Accessibility • Multilingual • Parking

Government Level: National

Memberships: Bienvenue

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Admission Info: Admission free; donations accepted.

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Marconi National Historic Site

15 Timmerman St, Table Head
Glace Bay, NS

Hours:
10am–6pm.


Phone: 902-842-2530
902-295-2069
Fax: 902-295-3496

Website: http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/marconi

Parking Spaces: 6