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O’Dell House Museum

902 532-7754

136 Lower St George St, Annapolis Royal, NS B0S 1A0

Daily: 9 am – 5 pm

Located on the Annapolis Royal waterfront in a circa 1869 stagecoach inn and tavern, the O’Dell House Museum is the former home of Nova Scotia Pony Express rider Corey O’Dell and his family.Read more…