Exploring our Past

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Latest News

August 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Le gouvernement appuie le patrimoine culturel de la Nouvelle-Écosse par des investissements permettant des...
August 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Government is supporting Nova Scotia’s diverse cultural heritage by investing in improvements to community halls and...
August 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- A black refugee settlement in Beechville, Halifax Regional Municipality, is now officially recognized for its...
July 6, 2018 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Les Néo-Écossais qui souhaitent contribuer à la vision d'un nouveau carrefour culturel proposé sur le front de mer d'...


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Honourable Leo A. Glavine

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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