Bear River Heritage Museum

Bear River Historical Society

Record #: MCA0099
Last Modified: 31 Jul 2020
Last Full Update: 18 Jun 2020


Located In Bear River
Where To Find Us
1913 Clementsvale Rd
Bear River, NS B0S 1B0
Areas Served Annapolis County ; Bear River


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Phone 902-467-1211
Contact Ken Flett, Chair, Bear River Historical Society; Phone: 902-467-1211; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 182 
Bear River, NS B0S 1B0

Description & Services

We promote, protect and display the heritage and history of the Bear River area. 
We are the oldest established, officially registered society for the preservation of Bear River's heritage.  
We maintain a museum in the village, and this website where we can more widely share some of its treasures. 
The Museum features displays of the shipbuilding industry; Bear River being one of the great shipbuilding towns of the province, as well as agricultural, social, community, education, household and native M’ikmaq displays.  
A small admission fee is charged.
Hours By appointment only.
Dates All Year.

Special Information

Established 1983
Tags Annapolis Valley Connect ; Community Organizations ; Museum ; Recreation Categories
Categories - General Museums