Exploring our Past

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Learning and Cultural Expression

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Investing in our Future

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

Latest News

August 25, 2016 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- People will have an opportunity to discover the province's past by participating in a public dig on the Museum of...
August 19, 2016 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Residents and visitors in Annapolis Royal will enjoy new cultural spaces and a boardwalk connecting people to key...
August 17, 2016 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotians will have the opportunity to learn about the province's geological treasures at the 51st annual Nova...
August 12, 2016 - 11:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Funding for projects in Cape Breton Regional Municipality will contribute to the strength and growth of local...


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Honourable Tony Ince

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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