Exploring our Past

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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

May 20, 2015 - 2:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Trois fonctionnaires provinciaux ont été mis à l'honneur aujourd'hui 20 mai lors de la remise des Prix d'excellence...
May 20, 2015 - 2:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Three provincial government employees were recognized today, May 20, with Bonjour! Awards for Excellence in French-...
May 19, 2015 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- The third annual Tuesday Night Tunes concert series will be on the Halifax waterfront this summer, presented by the...
May 15, 2015 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- People can see a 200 million-year-old tooth of a mammal-like reptile this weekend at Fundy Geological Museum in...

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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Honourable Tony Ince

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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