Pier 21, Canada's Immigration Museum*
1055 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS - 902-425-7770
Pier 21 is a National Historic Site which was the gateway to Canada for one million immigrants between 1928 and 1971. It also served as the departure point for 500,000 Canadian Military ...
Porters Lake Provincial Park*
1160 West Porter's Lake Rd, Porters Lake, NS - 902-827-2250
Porters Lake Provincial Park is located just minutes from metropolitan Halifax/Dartmouth. This park is the perfect escape from the city but close enough for day trips to visit the many ...
Prince of Wales Tower National Historic Site*
Point Pleasant Park, Halifax, NS - 902-426-5080
The Prince of Wales Tower National Historic Site, located in Point Pleasant Park (Tower Road entrance) in Halifax was built in 1796-97 by order of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent which later came to ...
Queensland Beach Provincial Park*
9600 Hwy 3, Queensland, NS
Queensland Beach Provincial Park is situated in the South Shore region. Although not large, this supervised beach (July and August) is one of the most popular on the South Shore. The warm air ...
Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park*
2249 Cow Bay Rd, Cow Bay, NS
Rainbow Haven is located 8 km (5 mi) east of Quigley’s Corner near Cole Harbour in the Halifax Metro region. This large sand-and-cobble beach has boardwalks, change houses, and showers. ...
Sackville Lakes Provincial Park*
440 First Lake Dr, Lower Sackville, NS
Sackville Lakes Provincial Park is a 283 ha natural environment park located in Lower Sackville, Halifax County. The park offers an attractive forest setting in a near-urban environment for ...
Salt Marsh and Shearwater Flyer Trails - Trans Canada Trail*
Bissett Rd, Cole Harbour, NS
The Salt Marsh and Shearwater Flyer Trails section of the Trans Canada Trail is a multi-use linked trails system on a former railbed. The rail trail starts at Department of National Defence ...
Shearwater Aviation Museum*
34 Bonaventure St, Eastern Passage, NS - 902-720-1083
Museum chronicles the history of Canadian Maritime military aviation from 1918, and features an airworthy Fairey Swordfish bi-plane and 12 other aircraft. Art gallery, theatre, flight simulator.