The Maritime Museum is hosting another series of fascinating talks, book launches and music events this fall and winter.  The events start at 7:00 and are open to anyone who wishes to attend.  The talks are free but we are always happy to accept donations to Feed Nova Scotia.


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.

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Gathering of the Teaching with Small Boats Alliance

Join us for Canada’s First Regional Gathering of the Teaching with Small Boats Alliance.The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic is looking for participants and presenters for a one day conference on November 3rd sharing knowledge and skills with educators and professionals interested in learning the time-honoured tradition of boat-building.

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Google Maps Tour

Tour the museum 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 »

Be social

Museum Hours

(Summer Hours)
Monday: 9:30-5:30
Tuesday: 9:30 – 8:00
Wednesday: 9:30 – 5:30
Thursday: 9:30 – 5:30
Friday: 9:30 – 5:30
Saturday: 9:30 – 5:30
Sunday: 9:30 – 5:30
Holiday Hours


(Summer rates)
Adults $9.55
Youth $5.15 (ages 6 thru 17yrs)
Children under 5yrs are Free!
Seniors $8.50 (65yrs & over)

Admission to SeaDome (open until Oct 13th) included