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About the Macdonald Museum

Our museum is located in the former Macdonald Consolidated School building, which was:
The first consolidated school building in Canada
Founded by Sir William C. Macdonald, educational philanthropist
School operated from 1903 to 1979

Incorporated in 1978, the Annapolis Valley Historical Society acts as a governing body for the Museum.  The Society meets at 7:30 PM on the fourth Tuesday of each month from September to November and in April. The annual general meeting is held the fourth Tuesday of May.

Macdonald Museum houses the Nova Scotia Clock collection

Museum collections include historical artifacts of the area.
Research Library for genealogical historical research.
Recreated classroom and general store.
A small natural history exhibit, including species at risk.

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