Sights & Attractions in Halifax


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Alexander Keith's Nova Scotia Brewery
Although Alexander Keith served three terms as...
Wineries / Breweries Halifax
Anna Leonowens Gallery
Victorian wunderkind Anna Leonowens is famous for...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
In an 1867 Italianate-style building that...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
Affectionately dubbed "Canada's Front Door,"...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Deadman's Island
This tiny spit is the final resting place of...
Parks Halifax
Fairview Lawn Cemetery
This cemetery is the final resting place of 121...
Cemeteries Halifax
Government House
Built between 1799 and 1805 for Sir John...
Government Buildings Halifax
Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
You can't miss the Citadel, literally or...
Military Sites Halifax
Halifax Public Gardens
One of the oldest formal Victorian gardens in...
Gardens / Arboretums Halifax
Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk
Running from Casino Nova Scotia to Pier 21, this...
Promenades / Boardwalks Halifax
Historic Properties
This series of restored waterfront warehouses...
Historic Districts / Sites Halifax
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
The exhibits in this waterfront museum, housed...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Mary E. Black Gallery
Between Pier 21 and the Seaport Farmers' Market,...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
This is the place to learn about fossils and...
Museums / Galleries Halifax
Point Pleasant Park
Most of the city's former fortifications have...
Parks Halifax
Province House
Charles Dickens proclaimed this structure, now a...
Government Buildings Halifax
St. Paul's Anglican Church
Opened in 1750, this is Canada's oldest...
Religious Sites Halifax


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