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

Visit us on the Halifax waterfront where summer festivals, exciting outdoor programs, and food and music awaits! Our museum brings alive maritime heritage and stories of Nova Scotia history, past and present.

Enjoy live museum views right on the waterfront With Nova Scotia webcams.

Tuesday Night Tunes!

A summer favorite is turning 9! In July and August, enjoy entertaining evenings of live music during your night at the museum! Everyone is welcome as we offer free admission, starting at 5 pm. We will be accepting donations to Feed NS to support our communities!

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

Dan McKinnon

Tuesday, July 23

Join us for Tuesday Night Tunes with Dan McKinnon from 6:30 pm-7:30 pm.  Enjoy Dan’s thoughtful contemporary & traditional folk melodies, and the smooth sounds of finger-style acoustic guitar. As part of our free community evenings, we are also encouraging donations of non-perishables to Feed Nova Scotia.


Be social


Enjoy Victor Fraser - Tuesday Night Tunes who’ll perform at 6:30 pm. He is a Haligonian, guitarist, and delights his audiences with live solo performances of Celtic Flatpicking, Fingerstyle, and Traditional Songs. As part of our free Tuesday community evenings, we are encouraging visitors to donate to Feed Nova Scotia – let’s help our communities together!

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