Exploring our Past

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Latest News

July 31, 2014 - 2:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotians will have an opportunity to explore propaganda designed to influence public thought and action during...
July 30, 2014 - 12:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Residents of Tatamagouche and the North Shore will soon be able to experience cultural events, festivals and programs...
July 30, 2014 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Tourists and visitors to Lunenburg will be able to view the Bluenose II up close for the rest of the summer while it...
July 28, 2014 - 2:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- On célèbre aujourd'hui le Jour de commémoration du Grand Dérangement. C'est l'occasion pour les Néo-Écossais et les...


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Honourable Tony Ince

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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