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Fort Petrie Military Museum

3479 New Waterford Hwy, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-862-2505
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the nation isite that our government doesn't help

i love it but the society needs money. i don't understand why the military,or government, doesn't... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Lorne M
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Sydney
Protected by Canons

This site is completely free. It has weapons from WWII as they had to protect the coast of Cape... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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May 21, 2018
“the nation isite that our government doesn't help”
Sep 15, 2017
“Thought provoking.”
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3479 New Waterford Hwy, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 22 May 2018

i love it but the society needs money. i don't understand why the military,or government, doesn't help develop? Should it be a national site?

Thank Lorne M
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

This site is completely free. It has weapons from WWII as they had to protect the coast of Cape Breton from the Nazis. I visited two other sites like these. This one gave lots of information and pictures. There was a bit of graffiti, but...More

1  Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Came upon this place when out for a drive. The place has a lot of history there and to bad it is not advertised more and kept up better.

Thank Travis Y
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We stopped almost by chance and walked around the old implacements, as were about to leave Rob who looks after the place almost singlehandedly arrived to open up the building. So glad we got to see inside, all fascinating stuff. My husband's father was in...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Interesting artifacts and amazing piece of history. Beautiful view from the top floor of the museum (the old army barracks).

Thank CaperGirl3384
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Myself and my children loved all the old artifacts. The view from the top level of the museum was amazing. The gentleman who runs it is very nice and friendly. The museum is run based on donation, no actual cost to enter.

Thank MichelleF198408
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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It really boggles the mind to try to comprehend what was happening during those times of conflict. The fortress was built to look like a church in hopes the enemy would be fooled. The bunkers, etc. were buried to ground level & troops lived almost...More

2  Thank kenrr
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

This historical site and museum has alot of valuable history pertaining to WW11. Very well displayed and organized. You won't be dissapointed.

Thank WDL73
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

We were quite overwhelmed when we got to Fort Petrie .I know things get ruined by vandulizium or with age but to see a sign not in place disturbs me that people don't really care about are service men that lost their lives. Still a...More

2  Thank jhendrikadewater
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Reviewed 11 May 2016

I can actually say my ex used to work here = it was his very first job ever - and he missed his first day of work bc our soon to be 17 year old son was being born - Mrs Grezel(who was since passed...More

Thank April M
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