Special 2015 Exhibit
In celebration of the 175th anniversary of Britannia’s maiden transatlantic voyage to Halifax, Nova Scotia, the Maritime Museum is proud to open this special temporary exhibit on the life and legacy of Samuel Cunard on Friday, July 10.
Make Maritime Art with Us!
This summer, we’re presenting Artist of the Day, Tuesday’s from 2 pm – 5 pm! Partake in free art activities for children of all ages at The Art Boat near our waterfront anchor yard!
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
Located in the heart of Halifax’s waterfront, there’s no better place to immerse yourself in Nova Scotia’s rich maritime heritage than the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.
From small craft boatbuilding to World War Convoys, the Days of Sail to the Age of Steam, the Titanic to the Halifax Explosion, you’ll discover the stories, events and people that have come to define Nova Scotia and its relationship with the sea.
Google Maps Tour
Our museum was recently added as a Halifax location in Google Street View! Experience and explore our galleries and exhibits online to sample our marine history and stories that we share as Canada’s oldest and largest Maritime museum. See the Google Maps Virtual Tour »