Ta'n me'j Tel-keknuo'ltiek:
How Unique We Still Are

Ta'n me'j Tel-keknuo'ltiek: How Unique We Still Arereflects how Mi’kmaw people remain connected to the lands and waters of Mi’kma’ki. This exhibit offers a platform for Mi’kmaw people to express their continued experiences with an understanding of the lands and the waters of Mi’kma’ki. Mi’kmaw single-word concepts are represented through personal testimony and histories of individual Mi’kmaw people, featured objects, artifacts, images and symbolic artwork. These experiences and understandings are rooted in cultural expressions that connect past, present and future in this place. 

Read our Land Acknowledgement

The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic will be open and free starting at 12 pm, Wednesday June 12.


Oceans & You graphic

Franklin Roosevelt and the Fight for Tidal-Electric Power at Passamaquoddy Bay
Author Mark Borton

Thursday, June 13
12 noon – 1 pm
Free author talk!

U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt proposed the world’s larges-t hydro-electric- generating plant in Passamaquoddy Bay in the early 20th century. U.S. Army -Corps -of Engineers and 5,000 employees began building the plant in 1935 but then the project was mysteriously abandoned.


Titanic deck chair.

Titanic: The Unsinkable Ship and Halifax

Put yourself in another place and time. Our permanent exhibit tells the story of Titanic’s creation and demise, drawing out the key role Halifax played in the disaster. While Titanic’s survivors went to New York, all who perished came to Halifax.


Monday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 8 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sunday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

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