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ABOUT THE ROLE The Guest Services Agent will provide front desk visitor services. The position also assists with basic collection management, exhibit development and archival research at DesBrisay Museum. This position will support the Engagement Coordinator with the delivery and creation of promotional products for summer events, including Canada Day, and heritage skill programs. Additionally,…

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ABOUT THE ROLE The position’s responsibilities include development, coordination, management, set up and promotion of various Museum events over the summer.  Events will include heritage walking tours, music concerts, heritage skills program, children’s school programs, and multigenerational hands-on workshops ABOUT YOU You’re a natural storyteller, able to communicate the history and culture of places and…

Plan Your Visit

130 Jubilee Road, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Museum Hours

Tuesday-Saturday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Free Admission Year Round

Donations Appreciated

DID YOU KNOW? The Bridgewater Transit bus stops hourly right in front of the DesBrisay Museum?

You can come and go with Bridgewater Transit. Click here to learn how!

Research & Collections

Research Services

Looking for more information on a specific topic? We can help! Learn more about our remote research services.

Research Library

Visit our research library during museum open hours to explore the history of Bridgewater and surrounding area. Contact us to set up an appointment.


DesBrisay Museum’s artifact collection is available to view and search from wherever you are. Our artifact catalogue, including details on each object, is hosted online by NovaMuse.


Access historical and photographic records about our community, including family histories, biographies, local architecture and much more. Our searchable indexes are also available to you online.