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Cossit House

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Built in 1787, this unpretentious wooden building was originally home to Reverend Ranna Cossit—Cape Breton's first protestant minister—his wife Thankful, and their 10 children. Now faithfully restored and occupied by costumed interpreters, the North End residence is furnished with period pieces based on Cossit's own inventory.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 75 Charlotte St., Sydney, NS B1P 1J5 | Map It
  • Phone: 902/539–7973
  • Cost: C$2
  • Hours: June–mid-Oct., Tues.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. 1–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Sydney
Updated: 11-15-2013

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