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Knaut Rhuland House

This little museum is a must to learn about the first 100 years of the Town of Lunenburg. The young... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2013
Maureen M
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Lunenburg, Canada
A definite see

What an awesome house to see. Such history. Cost nothing only by donation. The tour guides are... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2013
debbie k
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Ottawa, Canada
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125 Pelham Street, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia B0J 2C0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 August 2013

This little museum is a must to learn about the first 100 years of the Town of Lunenburg. The young guides, all in period dress are excellent and very friendly. They seem to be able to answer any question at all. The museum is part...More

1  Thank Maureen M
Catherine N, Manager at Knaut-Rhuland House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Thank you for the wonderful and informative review!

Reviewed 1 August 2013

We enjoyed seeing the architecture of this 18th century house, but found the displays somewhat disjointed.

1  Thank herstoryprof
Catherine N, Manager at Knaut-Rhuland House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are always open to suggestions and ideas for improvement and I have taken your comments into consideration for the future....

Reviewed 20 July 2013

What an awesome house to see. Such history. Cost nothing only by donation. The tour guides are extremely knowledgable and really educational. Really enjoyed it

2  Thank debbie k
Catherine N, Manager at Knaut-Rhuland House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Thank you for your review...it was our pleasure to show you around and share our local history and heritage....

Reviewed 10 July 2013

We toured the house, there is a costumed docent to lead the tour. It is a rather short tour without a lot of detail of the history of the house. I would say hit or miss, depending on how much time you have.More

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Catherine N, Manager at Knaut-Rhuland House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your experience with us. Generally our tours take you through the history of the home and each of it's early owners and give many details of how the town was settled and why we are a UNESCO...More

Reviewed 3 April 2013

Admission is free and the guides are knowledgeable. It is a great way to become informed about homes and living practices in bygone eras.

1  Thank WeVentureForth
Catherine N, Manager at Knaut-Rhuland House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2013

Thank you for your comments, happy that you took the time to visit us!

Reviewed 16 October 2012

I liked the Informative guides and that it was well decorated. they have good genealogy information. The house is well maintained & accurate.

3  Thank OttawaShell
Reviewed 10 October 2012

A good place to learn about the history of Lunenburg and of course, the house itself. The curator provided interesting information on the house's prior inhabitants and the period costumes exhibited on the second floor brought a sense of history to life. We are glad...More

3  Thank Lordofthemiles
Reviewed 20 August 2012

The young women who give the tour are very knowledgeable about the house, its inhabitants, and life a few hundred years ago. This museum is authentic and made a great impression on me. I thoroughly enjoyed walking through the rooms. I especially enjoyed the clothing...More

6  Thank CarolZelda
Reviewed 12 July 2012 via mobile

I was uncertain whether to visit this house since one gets tired of period houses etc but this little place was fabulous. 2 guides in period dress gave free guided tours and really explain how the town was settled and developed. Great place to start...More

6  Thank traveldoc76
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Great tour and loved the history. The two of us enjoyed it so much

8  Thank deborah m
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