Exploring our Past

Visit and learn about the culture and heritage sites we support and protect.

Learning and Cultural Expression

Connect with our vibrant communities.

Investing in our Future

Find out about funding and awards for communities, arts, culture and heritage.

Latest News

June 29, 2015 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- The Bluenose II public harbour tour schedule has been posted now that Capt. Phil Watson has deemed the crew ready to...
June 23, 2015 - 12:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Sutherland Steam Mill Museum in Denmark, Colchester Co., near Tatamagouche, will host woodworking workshops this...
June 12, 2015 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- School is winding down, but public libraries across the province are gearing up for another summer of programs and...
June 10, 2015 - 4:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Black federal and provincial legislators concluded a successful three days of meetings today, June 10. The inaugural...

Culture & Heritage Workshop

Digby and Yarmouth: learn about funding for arts, culture, communities, and heritage in Culture and Heritage Development Workshops.


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Learn about our vision, mission and structure. See our plans and priorities for the current year in our statement of mandate.

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Honourable Tony Ince

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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