Now Open Weekends

A great place for seniors with or without their grandchildren. Find the true meaning of “made in Nova Scotia” at the Museum of Industry.


Thinking of a school trip?

Visit us for a tour, a program and burning off kid energy on our lawn. Contact for more information and to book your visit.

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!

The Children’s Train will be temporarily removed from the Museum Foyer. The train will be returned to the foyer on Tuesday, May 12th , 2015.


9 am to 5 pm

1 pm to 5 pm

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

View our seasonal hours


Adults $8.90 
Children $3.90 (ages 6 thru 17yrs)
Children under 5yrs are Free! 
Seniors $5.30 (65yrs & over)
Family $18.35 (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.