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

Dr. Donald Gordon.

Ship with a Soul: a Brief History of the CSS/CCGS Hudson (1963-2022)

Tuesday, April 16, 6:30 pm – Tuesday Night Talk, free

After serving the Canadian oceanographic community with distinction for almost sixty years, the CSS/CCGS Hudson was retired in 2022.  During her lengthy seagoing career, Hudson carried out 480 cruises in support of research in ocean engineering, hydrography, geophysics, marine geology, physical oceanography, chemical oceanography, marine ecology, fisheries and marine mammals. 

Dr. Donald Gordon is a retired federal scientist who worked for 35 years as a research scientist and manager at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO).  

Taproom Growlers

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.

Merlin the Macaw.


 Merlin will be leaving for his new home at Safari Niagara. You can visit Merlin during regular hours from April 7 to April 14.

We would love you to share your memories of Merlin on social! Tag us and use #MerlinMacaw.

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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

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