Mulgrave Heritage Centre
The Mulgrave Museum and Cenotaph officially opened its doors on October 12th, 2007. Built in the form of a replica to the former Scotia Ferry, the museum is a must see stop on the Marine drive. The museum and tourist information center is open to the public from late June to early September. Visits to the museum can also be arranged in the off season by contacting George Freer at 902-747-2328. There are many interesting displays pertaining to Mulgrave's rich history such as the building of the Canso Causeway, memorabilia from the 1st and 2nd world wars, the railroad, the fishing industry and much more. The phone number for the Heritage Center and the Tourist Information Center is (902) 747-2788.
For visitors new to the area, you might want to make the Mulgrave Museum your first stop. They are stocked with information about Nova Scotia’s scenic drives and attractions, the bureau can help plan what to see and do during your stay in Mulgrave and Guysborough County.