Gold: A Nova Scotia Treasure

Find out about our gold rushes, how gold forms, Nova Scotians who have won gold and more in this info-thick website brought to you by us, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and others.


Museum of Industry

Explore early industry and much, much more in our exhibits.


Museum of Industry

Who we are

One of Canada’s few comprehensive industrial museums, the Nova Scotia Museum of Industry tells the story of work and workers. Here you will find technology, steam engines and locomotives, cars and coal mining. Children will love the hands-on fun, the trains, and the demos. Find the true meaning of “made in Nova Scotia” at the Museum of Industry. 

Kids & Families

Lots of kid-friendly fun found here!


9 am to 5 pm

Sun, 10 am -5 pm
(July 1 to Oct 31)

View our seasonal hours


Adults $8.65
Children $3.80 (6 to17yrs)
Children under 5yrs are Free!
Seniors $5.15 (65yrs +)
Family $17.80 (2 adults & their children under 18yrs) 

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Unlimited Visits

Come for an hour or stay for the day.  The choice is yours with a Nova Scotia Museum Annual Pass.