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The Musquodoboit Harbour Heritage Society

Mission Statement

The Musquodoboit Harbour Heritage Society owns and operates the Musquodoboit Harbour Railway Museum on behalf of the community. The Society endeavors to collect, preserve, exhibit artifacts that are used to accurately interpret the rail history of Nova Scotia and the Musquodoboit railway system in particular.


The Heritage Society, through the operation of the Musquodoboit Harbour Railway Museum, is committed to providing opportunities for research and for developing programs that are stimulating, inspire creativity and encourage community participation.

The Musquodoboit Harbour Heritage Society is dedicated to the preservation and promotion of Nova Scotia’s rich railway heritage. We believe our role includes working with the community to promote an interest in our past, encourage historical inquiry and provide programs that stimulate interest, satisfy curiosity and encourage participation.


We believe the Musquodoboit Harbour Railway Station is an important part of the community and we are committed to its preservation and development as a central focus of the community, a place for celebration and a means to promote the surrounding area.

As a society, we come together in the support of the community we serve and dedicate ourselves to further the goals of the Society. Together, we operate under the following values:

  • Commitment

  • Innovation

  • Creativity

  • Respect

  • Service to others

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