• What Remains: The Nova Scotia Industrial Project

    What Remains: The Nova Scotia Industrial Project

    A collaborative exhibit created by photographer Eliot Wright, jeweler and metalsmith Liz van Allen, and the Museum of Industry, What Remains is an exploration of industrial archaeology through art and artifacts. Read More

  • FAQ Bluenose II Restoration

    FAQ Bluenose II Restoration

    Answers to frequently asked questions about the Bluenose II Restoration project. Read More

  • Commemorating the First World War

    Commemorating the First World War

    From 2014 to 2018, nations, communities and individuals across the world will remember those who fought and died in the First World War. Here in Nova Scotia, recognition of this important centenary has already begun. Read More

  • Culture Satellite Account

    Culture Satellite Account

    For the first time ever, Nova Scotians will have a clear understanding of the economic importance of the culture sector, thanks to the Culture Satellite Account. Read More

  • Sydney Library

    Shelf Life

    The Nova Scotia Provincial Library is pleased to present “Shelf Life”, a new blog all about the people, places, events and programs that make libraries great. Read More

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Latest News

December 9, 2014 - 12:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Le gouvernement a publié son rapport d'étape sur les services en français aujourd’hui, 9 décembre, journée qui marque...
December 9, 2014 - 11:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Government released the 2014 progress report on French-language services today, Dec. 9, on the 10th anniversary of...
December 4, 2014 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Boxed sets of unique Christmas cards featuring photos of colourful Victorian whimsey and traditional black-and-white...
December 3, 2014 - 11:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic will commemorate the 97th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion with special...


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Honourable Tony Ince

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