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

March Break at the MMA graphic.

March Break at the MMA!

Ahoy! Come aboard for an adventure with our crew! Discover hands-on activities to test your sea skills and discover what lies in the ocean deep! We’ll have maritime craft making, board game fun and special Saturday guests joining us for extra family fun!


Mermaid Nessie

Let’s Dive in with Mermaid Nessie!

March 16, 11 am & 1 pm

What better way to learn about the deep blue sea than from a mermaid herself! Join Mermaid Nessie during our March Break for a deep-sea exploration with ocean artifacts, sea animal stories and more!



Titanic deck chair.

Titanic: The Unsinkable Ship and Halifax

Experience being aboard Titanic – from the crew stocking the boilers, to the immigrants in third class, and the passengers who travelled in style, first-class. Discover the story of how Halifax played a key role in the aftermath of the disaster, with the ships’ sinking on April 15, 1912. Glimpses of personal stories include the brave cable ship crews who endured treacherous conditions in recovering bodies, and the victims buried in Halifax.


Monday Closed
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

Merlin the macaw.


The museum is home to Merlin the Macaw, who is as much a part of the staff as any of our two-legged members of the Museum Crew!

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