Giant MacAskill's Heirs Museum

Route 312, approximately 2.5 km off Highway TCH #105
Box 41, Englishtown
NS B0C 1H0


Dedicated to promoting and preserving the life history of Angus MacAskill and the local Scottish heritage. The museum houses personal artifacts belonging to the giant including his clothes, chair, bed, walking sticks and grist mill. Also on display are other articles of human interest dating as far back as the early 1800s. Included within the museum is a small genealogy centre containing a family tree of the MacAskill family, with limited information on other residents in the area.


Contact: Michele Cavanaugh

Hours: Mid June-mid September
daily 9:00am-6:00pm
(subject to change)                                        

Admission: Adult $1.00
Senior $.75
Youth (12-17) $.75
Child (5-11) $.50
Child under 5 free
Group rates available