Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada: Giant Fiddle

Officially this is a giant Celtic Fiddle, nearly 50 feet high. It stands next to the town's cruise ship terminal, welcoming passengers from other Celtic fiddle countries.

90 Esplanade, Sydney, NS, Canada
Follow Hwy 4 north until it turns into Esplanade. Continue following Esplanade north after Hwy 4 veers east. The Violin will be on the left, next to the water and the Joan Harriss Cruise Ship Pavilion, between Nepean and York Sts.
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Giant Fiddle

Wow! The Giant Fiddle was bigger then I expected!

[Jeff Hammer, 06/28/2014]

At almost 50 feet (15 meters) in height, the World's Largest Ceilidh Fiddle would stand above most generic giant fiddles, or pretty much any other giant orchestra instruments.

World's Largest Fiddle

World's largest fiddle and bow, constructed on Sydney's waterfront (cruise port) to honor the area's Scottish musical heritage. Weighs 10 tons and cost $100,000.

[Jeremy, 07/11/2013]

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