What to do and see in Liverpool, Nova Scotia: The Best Places and Tips

Liverpool (/ˈlɪvərpuːl/) is a city in North West England, with an estimated population of 484,578 in 2016 within the City of Liverpool borough. With its surrounding areas, it is the fifth-largest metropolitan area in the UK, with over 2.24 million people in 2011. The local authority is Liverpool City Council, the most populous local government district within the metropolitan county of Merseyside and the largest within the Liverpool City Region.

1. Hank Snow Home Town Museum

148 Bristol Avenue, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
58%
Good
40%
Satisfactory
2%
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4.5 based on 37 reviews

Hank Snow Home Town Museum

Reviewed By Canadian655 - SelkirkSelkirk

Great place to learn more about Hank Snow and his life.

This place was a great place to step back in time. It's a smaller museum, a bit musty, but wonderful use of an old Train Station!! Nice to hear his music playing as you look for vet the exhibits. The vintage cars were a great surprise and in top-notch con

2. Fort Point Lighthouse Park

21 Fort Lane, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Nature & Parks
Excellent
36%
Good
53%
Satisfactory
10%
Poor
1%
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4 based on 123 reviews

Fort Point Lighthouse Park

Reviewed By Acadia80 - Halifax, CanadaHalifax, Canada

Beautiful spot, often overlooked

I've been to Liverpool a couple of times and only recently happened up Fort Point Park. Wow! It is a beautiful spot and a must see if you are in the area. Take a picnic or just stroll along the water. Seems very well maintained.

3. Queens County Museum

109 Main Street, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
56%
Good
30%
Satisfactory
11%
Poor
3%
Terrible
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Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 26 reviews

Queens County Museum

Reviewed By WillGrace2013 - Liverpool, CanadaLiverpool, Canada

Amazing place

Wonderful place to learn about the beginnings of Canada and how the sailors worked the coast during the war. Some very famous people have actually come from this area. Great staff very friendly and helpful.

4. Hell Bay Brewing Company

38 Legion Street, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Food & Drink, Breweries
Excellent
31%
Good
47%
Satisfactory
13%
Poor
9%
Terrible
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4 based on 22 reviews

Hell Bay Brewing Company

Reviewed By bijouxabby - Fairlawn, OhioFairlawn, Ohio

Repeat customers!

Every year we return to the area and to hell bay! We really enjoy the experience. The staff are fantastic and super engaging. The beer is great, absolutely loved the OPA this season. Not too proud to not offer up other local brews and ciders which is very

5. Privateer Park

Henry Hensey Drive, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Nature & Parks
Excellent
51%
Good
16%
Satisfactory
33%
Poor
0%
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4 based on 18 reviews

Privateer Park

Reviewed By WillGrace2013 - Liverpool, CanadaLiverpool, Canada

Wonderful place to eat

Perfect park to sit and watch the world go by and eat something you have picked up from the local area. Well kept park plenty of space to run around in, a place for kids, benches and picnic benches.

6. Rossignol Cultural Centre

205 Church Street, Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada Museums, Specialty Museums
Excellent
69%
Good
18%
Satisfactory
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Poor
0%
Terrible
13%
Overall Ratings

4.5 based on 22 reviews

Rossignol Cultural Centre

Reviewed By SarjoOttawa - OttawaOttawa

Rossignol Cultural Centre worth a visit while in Liverpool

We had read the reviews that said that this place is a "must see" and we totally agree. It is composed of different rooms housing different artifacts. The admission was only $4.00 per person and it was better than many smaller museums that charged the sam

7. Astor Theatre

219 Main St, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Concerts & Shows, Theaters
Excellent
70%
Good
30%
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4.5 based on 20 reviews

Astor Theatre

Reviewed By bgalberta - Alberta, CanadaAlberta, Canada

A Cultural Gem

One of Canada's oldest continuously operating theatres, the Astor is a gem in the heart of Queens County. The interior is magnificent, with incredible acoustics. The seating is all old-school fabric seating, wooden floors, and walls covered with the poste

8. Old Burial Ground

Main St, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Sights & Landmarks, Cemeteries
Excellent
18%
Good
82%
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4 based on 11 reviews

Old Burial Ground

Reviewed By Barb C - Asheville, North CarolinaAsheville, North Carolina

A place for respectful meditation

There's something about burial grounds that soothes the soul. Of interest in this one was the pond and explanatory panel, indicating that the wealthier people were buried in the front of the cemetery while poor folks were placed in the back, often without

9. Western Head Lighthouse

Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada Sights & Landmarks, Lighthouses
Excellent
45%
Good
22%
Satisfactory
22%
Poor
11%
Terrible
0%
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4 based on 9 reviews

Western Head Lighthouse

Reviewed By drdroad - MORENO VALLEYMORENO VALLEY

Well, its a lighthouse

Most people that visit Liverpool don't know about this additional lighthouse. Much more isolated which I enjoyed. Visit the little harbor on the way.

10. Market on the Mersey

Privateer Park, Henry Hensey Drive, Liverpool, Nova Scotia B0T 1K0, Canada Shopping, Flea & Street Markets
Excellent
50%
Good
50%
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4.5 based on 6 reviews

Market on the Mersey

Reviewed By rickat4main - Liverpool, NSLiverpool, NS

Our Little but Mighty Market

This is the first year for the Market on the Mersey. We have been going every Saturday since it opened. They are just starting out and have about 12-15 vendors. Hopefully, they will grow. It seems like more and more folks are discovering it and coming out

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