Halifax Tourist Attractions, Museums, and Parks information



Whether it's a visit to a park, an art gallery or the area's history, Halifax offers its visitors and residents lots to do every day of the week. Not just the "typical" tourist attractions!

Halifax Attractions Directory

Historical Sites

Here are some featured local historial sites, museums & attractions:

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Here some featured local listings, but are SO FAR from the full list. See feature stories, linked at the top of the page or use the Search form at right.

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view listing for Alderney LandingMuseums/HistoryAlderney Landing

"Alderney Landing promotes community and cultural programming and is recognized as a unique destination and venue for business, arts and entertainment in Nova Scotia."

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view listing for Ghost Walk of Historic HalifaxMuseums/HistoryGhost Walk of Historic Halifax

Entertaining and informative ghost walks through Halifax's historic downtown area. Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evenings, (weather permitting) starting at 7:30 p.m.

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view listing for Nova Scotia Sport Hall of FameMuseums/HistoryNova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame

The Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame is a not-for-profit organization. Our mission is to honour, promote and preserve the sport history of Nova Scotia. We are located in the Halifax Metro Centre. Admission is FREE.

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view listing for Chedabucto Bay Brewing CompanyMuseums/HistoryChedabucto Bay Brewing Company

The Chedabucto Bay Brewing Co. continues the centuries old craft brewing tradition begun in Guysborough in 1659 by Nicholas Denys, the first commercial brewery in Atlantic Canada. Chedabucto Bay brews premium ales using deep artesian well.

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view listing for Dartmouth Heritage MuseumMuseums/HistoryDartmouth Heritage Museum

Come and visit the homestead of a Quaker Whaler and learn all about the development of Dartmouth and the whaling industry circa 1785. Our costumed guides will gladly show you around their house and garden.

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Halifax Festivals

Here are some featured local festivals, inlcuding family, music, cultural, and historial ones:

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view listing for Halifax Summer Opera FestivalFestivalHalifax Summer Opera Festival

A four-week long workshop and Festival on Canada's East Coast where participants study opera in the context of rehearsing and performing an entire role in an opera.

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view listing for ViewFinders International Film Festival for YouthFestivalViewFinders International Film Festival for Youth

ViewFinders is a five-day celebration of film, video and media geared towards youth ages 3-18.

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view listing for Boxwood FestivalsFestivalBoxwood Festivals

Boxwood will inspire your creative spirit with concerts, dances, sessions, classes & lectures. Bringing together traditional musicians from all over the world & creating lasting friendships, Boxwood is a unique, non-competitive festival and workshop.

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view listing for Maritime Mobile DJ ServicesFestivalMaritime Mobile DJ Services

Dj Halifax

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view listing for Alderney LandingFestivalAlderney Landing

"Alderney Landing promotes community and cultural programming and is recognized as a unique destination and venue for business, arts and entertainment in Nova Scotia."

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Sports Attractions

Here are some featured local sports venues, activities and attractions:

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view listing for Overkill Sportz / Hyper SportzSports AttractionOverkill Sportz / Hyper Sportz

Formerly OVERKILLSPORTZ, conveniently located 8 minutes outside of Lower Sackville. Whether you are a novice or a professional paintballer, a woodsballer or a speed baller, come on out and enjoy all the fun and excitement that paintball has to offer.

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view listing for Pines ResortSports AttractionPines Resort

First class 3.5 star hotel, -6 meeting rooms with 25-355 capacity, business ctr, bar, cabaret/nightclub, beach, swimming pool, outdoor pool, fitness centre, golf course., handicap fac, health club, PC hookup in-room, pets accepted,.

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view listing for Dalplex Climbing Field House and Rock CourtSports AttractionDalplex Climbing Field House and Rock Court

Test your climbing skill on a variety of climbing walls and courses, to prepare yourself for great recreation in a scenic outdoor environment, or enjoy climbing indoors when the weather gets rough. Individuals and groups bookings are both welcome.

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view listing for Ashburn Golf ClubSports AttractionAshburn Golf Club

The Ashburn Golf Club has two 18 hole courses that combine convenience, variety and challenge. The old course with its undulating fairways within the city of Halifax, was designed by the noted Canadian golf architect Stanley Thompson and op

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view listing for Eaglequest Golf Grandview Golf & Country ClubSports AttractionEaglequest Golf Grandview Golf & Country Club

The natural beauty of Nova Scotia is on display throughout the 18 holes at Eaglequest Grandview Golf & Country Club, with undulating terrain, majestic trees lining the fairway,and a championship layout to challenge any player.

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Beverage Attraction

Here are some featured local brew pubs, craft breweries, craft distilleries, wineries or vineyard. They use the freshest, local (even organic, in some cases) ingredients for an appreciable local flavour.

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Here some featured local listings, but are SO FAR from the full list. See feature stories, linked at the top of the page or use the Search form at right.

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view listing for Gahan House Pub and BreweryBeverage TourismGahan House Pub and Brewery

The Gahan Brewery (formerly Murphy's Brewing Co.) was established in March 1997 in Charlottetown, PEI.

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view listing for Gaspereau VineyardsBeverage TourismGaspereau Vineyards

Situated in the romantic, rolling hills of the sun-kissed Gaspereau Valley we are a boutique winery situated on a picturesque, 50 acre vineyard close to Wolfville, Nova Scotia. We create award-winning, premium, estate-grown, limited edition wines.

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view listing for Propeller Brewing CompanyBeverage TourismPropeller Brewing Company

John Allen opened the Propeller Brewing Company on Gottingen Street in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In 2013, he expanded to a second location, on Windmill Road in Dartmouth

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view listing for Midgrad MeaderyBeverage TourismMidgrad Meadery

The farm meadery resides next to the churning Georges River which is dwarfed by the natural beauty and peace of the Barrachois Hills. We've been producing honey since 2002 and meade since 2006 using organic methods.

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view listing for Paddy's Brewpub Beverage TourismPaddy's Brewpub

Paddy's always has something special to offer. Seasonal ales from Blueberry ale to Hefeweizen to Honey Ale. Ask about our latest brew.

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