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Cossit House Museum

Visit this historic home to discover how a controversial Loyalist Anglican minister and his wife started a new life in the capital of a rapidly growing British colony. Get to know Rev. Ranna Cossit and his wife, Thankful, who raised their family of ten children in this modest New England-style house. Chat with costumed guides and take part in daily activities of the 1700s, like stitching a sampler or churning butter. Come explore one of the oldest house in Sydney!


Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage

Core Experience: History

Government Level: Provincial

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission charged.

Cossit House Museum

75 Charlotte St
Sydney, NS


Phone: 902-539-7973
Fax: 902-539-1572

Website: http://cossithouse.novascotia.ca/