Historic Properties
Historic Properties*

1869 Upper Water St, Halifax, NS - 902-429-0530
Experience Halifax’s heritage firsthand at Historic Properties on Halifax’s waterfront. Historic Properties is the first restoration project of its kind in Canada featuring three city blocks of ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

HMCS Sackville: Canada's Naval Memorial
HMCS Sackville: Canada's Naval Memorial*

Lower Water St, Halifax, NS - 902-429-2132
At Sackville Landing wharf, next to the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. Second World War Flower class corvette, a museum and memorial to honour those who sacrificed their lives and to remember ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

Hooked Rug Museum of North America
Hooked Rug Museum of North America*

9849 Hwy 3, Queensland, NS - 902-858-3060
The museum collects, exhibits and preserves the heritage of hand-hooked rugs and artefacts used in making fiber art. It researches the history of this art and presents it in an accurate manner ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

Hope for Wildlife
Hope for Wildlife*

5909 Hwy 207, Seaforth, NS - 902-407-9453
Hope for Wildlife, situated in Seaforth in the Eastern Shore region, is a rehabilitation facility for injured and orphaned wildlife. Our mission is to connect people to wildlife in a positive ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

Howard Dill Enterprises
Howard Dill Enterprises*

400 College Rd, Windsor, NS - 902-798-2728
The late Howard Dill was four-time World Champion pumpkin grower and originator of “Dill’s Atlantic Giant” pumpkin variety, which has produced world-record pumpkins up to 826 kg (1,818 lb). ...

Area : Windsor > : Attractions

Hydrostone District
Hydrostone District*

Young St, Halifax, NS
Designated by Parks Canada as a Federal Heritage Site, the Hydrostone District in Halifax is a splendid example of an English-style garden suburb, designed according to the latest principles of ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

Icelandic Memorial
Icelandic Memorial*

380 Caribou Rd, Markland, NS - 902-860-3551
Visitors will find the site of the Icelandic settlement (1875–1882) in Markland, near Caribou in the Eastern Shore region. Historical plaques mark the foundations of many original homesteads, ...

Area : Halifax > : Attractions

Intercolonial Railway Station
Intercolonial Railway Station*

21 Station Rd, Tatamagouche, NS - 902-657-3222
Erected in 1887, ICR Tatamagouche is one of Canada’s oldest standing railway stations. The station houses railway artifacts, china, photographs, and stationmaster residence. Rolling stock ...

Area : Truro > : Attractions

Inverness Beach
Inverness Beach*

158 Beach No. 1 Rd, Inverness, NS
A municipal beach site in town of Inverness, Inverness Beach is the perfect family beach with warm and shallow waters and beautiful soft sand. Take a walk on the 1.5-km sandy beach or stroll on ...

Area : Inverness > : Attractions

Inverness Miners' Museum
Inverness Miners' Museum*

62 Lower Railway St, Inverness, NS - 902-258-3822
The Inverness Miners’ Museum is located in the Canadian National Railway Station (1901) in Inverness on Cape Breton Island. Established in 1977, the Museum presents the coal-mining history of ...

Area : Inverness > : Attractions

Isabel Simpson Heritage Centre
Isabel Simpson Heritage Centre*

26 Memorial Dr, Springhill, NS - 902-597-8044
The Isabel Simpson Heritage Centre, located in Springhill in the Fundy Shore region, displays many artifacts, photos, clothing and machinery from early life in Springhill. The Museum houses a ...

Area : Amherst > : Attractions

Islands Museum and Archives*

Museum: 3083 Route 217, Long Island, Archives: 247 Highway 217, Long Island, Freeport, NS - 902-839-2034
Mission: to preserve, protect and promote the social history of Long and Brier Islands.

Area : Digby > : Attractions

James House Museum
James House Museum*

12 Queen St, Bridgetown, NS - 902-665-4530
The James House Museum, a Provincial Heritage Building located in the Town of Bridgetown in the Fundy Shore and Annapolis Valley region was built in 1835 by merchant Richard James. This museum ...

Area : Annapolis > : Attractions

Jost Heritage House (c 1787)
Jost Heritage House (c 1787)*

54 Charlotte St, Sydney, NS - 902-539-0366
Once the home of a prominent merchant, Jost Heritage House (c 1787) located in Sydney on Cape Breton Island, shows the evolution of a wooden dwelling over the course of two centuries. The museum ...

Area : Sydney > : Attractions

Jost Vineyards
Jost Vineyards*

48 Vintage Lane, Malagash, NS - 902-257-2636
Jost Vineyards is situated on the shores of the Malagash Peninsula near Blue Sea Beach in the Northumberland Shore region. Our award-winning wines are the product of the numerous varieties of ...

Area : Amherst > : Attractions

Killam Brothers Shipping Office
Killam Brothers Shipping Office*

90 Water St, Yarmouth, NS - 902-742-5539
Come visit the mid-1800s Shipping Office of the Killam Brothers which played a major role in the financial growth of Yarmouth and the area. Located in the Yarmouth and Acadian Shores region, the ...

Area : Yarmouth > : Attractions