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

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Understanding Mahjong: A Workshop on Gameplay, Culture, and Social Bonding

May 28, 6:30 pm, free event
Tuesday Night Talk and Play!

Presented by, Will Yang, Halitube

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, this special event will be hosted by Halitube, and guest presenter, Will Yang. This interactive session invites you to not only learn about the rich history and cultural significance of Mahjong but also to engage directly with the game. The workshop will also feature a traditional Chinese tea tasting, allowing attendees to enjoy authentic flavours while they play


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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.

 Office of Gaelic Affairs

Gaelic Awareness Month

As part of Gaelic Awareness Month in partnership with the Office of Gaelic Affairs and the Gaelic Council, we are pleased to present Tuesday night screenings of Nova Scotia made Gaelic short films in May! Our Warehouse Theatre will be screening films from 5 pm to 7:30 pm as part of our free admission, community nights at the museum.


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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Oceans & You!

A World Oceans Day Celebration
Friday, June 7,  9:30 am – 3 pm

Save the date for this free, interactive, learning day about our waters, land and climate and how we can all play our part, together!

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