Nova Scotia Archives

'Seeing Yarmouth'

Celebrating 250 Years of Community Life

Killam Brothers Shipping Office


Killam Brothers Shipping Office is considered to be the oldest shipping office in Canada. Built ca. 1835, the Killam family's businesses included shipping and a coal operation. Today, the front portion of the building remains and is used as a seasonal museum.

Reference no.: Yarmouth County Museum and Archives — no. PH-10-Killam-2