Barney's River Station School Museum*
Hwy 4, Barneys River, NS - 902-924-2271
A pre-Confederation building, this typical rural one-room schoolhouse was the centre of learning and community activity for many generations. Scrapbooks and albums containing community and ...
Barrington Woolen Mill Museum*
2368 Hwy 3, Barrington, NS - 902-637-2185
Barrington Woolen Mill Museum in the South Shore region was a thriving mill back in the late 1800s when fishermen needed warm, durable wool clothing. Powered by a water turbine, the mill washed, ...
Bass River Heritage Interpretive Park & Museum*
Hwy 2, Bass River, NS - 902-647-2648
The Bass River Heritage Interpretive Park & Museum is located in the community of Bass River, part of the Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley region of Nova Scotia. This park setting features a ...
Bear River Heritage Museum*
1913 Clementsvale Rd, Bear River, NS - 902-467-1211
The Bear River Heritage Museum is located on the main street of the Village of Bear River, in the old school building at 1913 Clementsvale Road (Oakdene Centre). It is in the Fundy Shore and ...
Cape Breton University, 1250 Grand Lake Road, Sydney, NS - 902-563-1329
Located in beautiful Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada, Cape Breton University promises and delivers an exceptional educational experience, hands-on research, and life experiences second to none.
Beaton Institute Archives*
1250 Grand Lake Rd, Sydney, NS - 902-563-1329
The Beaton Institute is a cultural heritage archive mandated to preserve the social, economic, political, ethnic and cultural history of Cape Breton Island. The archive is also the official ...
Bedford Institute of Oceanography*
1 Challenger Dr, Dartmouth, NS - 902-426-2373
At Dartmouth end of MacKay Bridge, Princess Margaret Blvd exit. Canada’s leading marine research centre and one of the world’s largest oceanographic establishments. Exhibits on the institute’s ...
Belliveau Cove Municipal Park*
3239 Hwy 1, Belliveau Cove, NS - 902-837-5750
The park, also known as Parc Joseph et Marie Dugas, is situated in the village of Belliveau Cove. It features a 5-km (3-mi) interpretive trail, a municipal park, a craft centre (open seasonally) ...
Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia*
10 Cherry Brook Rd, Cherry Brook, NS - 902-434-6223
In the oldest Black community in the metro area. Library, auditorium and exhibit rooms preserve the history and culture of Blacks in NS, dating back to the 1600s. Themes include community life, ...
Black Loyalist Heritage Site*
119 Old Birchtown Rd, Birchtown, NS - 902-875-1310
The Black Loyalist Heritage Site, located in Birchtown on Nova Scotia’s South Shore, shares the story of the Black Loyalists – free men and women who fought for the British during the American ...
Black Loyalist Heritage Society Historical Site and Museum*
104 Old Birchtown Road, Birchtown, NS - 902-875-1310
In 1994 the Black Loyalist Heritage Society made application to the National Historic Sites and Monuments Board to have the landing of the Black Loyalists in Canada recognized as an event of ...
Blue Beach Fossil Museum*
127 Blue Beach Rd, Hantsport, NS - 902-684-9541
Blue Beach fossils hold the key to evolution’s greatest mystery: the oldest four-legged creatures (~350 my.) that ultimately led to the amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals of today. The ...
Blueberry Acres / Vital Berry Farm*
1225 Middle Dyke Rd, Centreville, NS - 902-582-1482
U-pick blueberries at Blueberry Acres. U-pick grape tomatoes & raspberries in large greenhouse tunnels at Vital Berry Farm on Gibson Woods Rd; picking available rain or shine; cash only.
Loyola Building, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, NS - 902-496-8257
The observatory contains a reflecting telescope, 40 cm (15.6 in) in diameter, used to view the planets, the moon, and other interesting celestial objects. Observatory tours are offered, call for ...
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21*
1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax, NS - 1-855-526-4721
For some of us, our ancestors paved the way. For others, a more recent journey brought us here. At Canada’s newest national museum, you’ll experience the moving journey that many families took ...
Canso Islands National Historic Site*
1465 Union St, Canso, NS - 902-366-3136
Begin at the interpretive centre and learn about the history of Grassy Island. The reception centre features a film, life-size dioramas of three island property interiors, and artifacts ...