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

October 5, 2018 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- NOTE: A video from a recent Mobile Food Market event for the residents of Northwood Halifax Campus can be found on...
September 14, 2018 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Communities throughout Nova Scotia will receive funding to support those living in or facing poverty.
September 10, 2018 - 10:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- A new bus service will better link Lunenburg County and Halifax and help more Nova Scotians connect to jobs, services...
August 10, 2018 - 9:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Le gouvernement appuie le patrimoine culturel de la Nouvelle-Écosse par des investissements permettant des...


Inside the Department

Learn about our vision, mission and structure. See our plans and priorities for the current year in our statement of mandate.

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Honourable Leo A. Glavine

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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