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

June 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Les bibliothèques publiques de la Nouvelle-Écosse permettront aux enfants, aux adolescents et aux familles d'...
June 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotia public libraries will keep children, teens and families learning, reading and engaged over the summer...
June 11, 2018 - 12:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Community groups working to reduce poverty and help people find jobs can now apply for a Building Vibrant Communities...
June 7, 2018 - 1:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotia’s museums, heritage sites and public libraries have planned a series of programs and activities that will...


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Honourable Leo A. Glavine

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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