The Yarmouth & Acadian Shores region is home to communities with roots over 400 years deep, tiny villages in the shadows of lofty churches such as the Musée Église Sainte-Marie, the largest wooden church in North America.
In the museum are thousands of artifacts spanning centuries of Yarmouth history, the third largest ship portrait collection in Canada, and one of the largest costume collections in Nova Scotia.
The Archives are the largest non-institutional archives in Nova Scotia, with roughly 25,000 photographs, newspapers dating back to 1833, extensive genealogical records and a research library.
Yarmouth is a port town located on the Bay of Fundy in southwestern Nova Scotia, Canada.
Yarmouth is the shire town of Yarmouth County and is largest population centre in the region.
View the achitecturally stunning sea captain homes that were built between 18 and stand today as reminders of the wealth the ocean has long offered to those tough enough to ply the waters.