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Perkins House Museum

Perkins House Museum Review

Built in 1766, this historic house was home to privateer-turned-leading-citizen Simeon Perkins, who kept a detailed diary about colonial life in Liverpool from 1760 until his death in 1812. Built by ships' carpenters, the intriguing structure gives you the illusion of standing in the upside-down hull of a ship. An interactive exhibit recounts the day-to-day lives of the Perkins family.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 105 Main St., Liverpool, NS B0T 1K0 | Map It
  • Phone: 902/354–4058
  • Cost: C$5
  • Hours: June–mid-Oct., Mon.–Sat. 9:30–5:30, Sun. 1–5:30
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  • Location: Liverpool
Updated: 11-15-2013

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