Marconi - Historic Places Days


Glace Bay, Nova Scotia
Cultural Heritage Centre
15 Timmerman St., Table Head, NS
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Open July 1 to Labour Day. Daily, 10:00am to 6:00pm.
902-842-2530 or 902-295-2069

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Discover how the wireless age began at a museum chronicling inventor Guglielmo Marconi’s achievements in carrying out the world’s first transatlantic wireless telegraph experiments in Nova Scotia at the turn of 20th century.


  • Family-Friendly
  • Food and Beverages
  • Guided Tour
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access

Fun Facts

Admission to this site is free!

Enjoy water views from the scenic coastal trail surrounding the museum.

On select days, kids can tap out a real morse code message with assistance of a radio operators


15 Timmerman St., Table Head, NS
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