Lunenburg Historic District, Lunenburg

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Wander through the charming streets of Lunenburg Historic District lined with colorful wooden houses and discover what makes this World Heritage Site one of the best surviving examples of British colonial settlement in North America. Nestled on a hillside that slopes gently towards the harbor, the old town retains much of its original appearance. The residents have managed to preserve the city's identity since 1753 when it was established. Visit the town's original parade square and waterfront area where former fisheries and ship buildings harmoniously blend with the seascape. Using our world travel planner, Lunenburg attractions like Lunenburg Historic District can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • A nice day trip to Lunenberg. Fishing village. Nice waterfront. Colourful old buildings. We had lobster for lunch in one of the restaurants near the waterfront. Delicious. We had great weather... 
    A nice day trip to Lunenberg. Fishing village. Nice waterfront. Colourful old buildings. We had lobster for lunch in one of the restaurants near the waterfront. Delicious. We had great weather...  more »
  • Before and after dinner, we walked along the Main Street, however being a Sunday , many shops were not opened., they closed early. What we saw was very interesting, many historical buildings and... 
    Before and after dinner, we walked along the Main Street, however being a Sunday , many shops were not opened., they closed early. What we saw was very interesting, many historical buildings and...  more »

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