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

November 19, 2015 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Sherbrooke Village's annual, award-winning, weekend Old Fashioned Christmas celebration will once again enchant...
November 18, 2015 - 8:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage --
November 13, 2015 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotia will take a more modern and efficient approach to registering heritage properties with changes to the...
November 9, 2015 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Quelques-uns des prix les plus prestigieux pour les artistes en Nouvelle-Écosse ont été décernés le samedi 7 novembre...


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Honourable Tony Ince

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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