Glamour + Labour: clairtone in nova scoti

Glamour + Labour: clairtone in
nova scotia

August 2016 - January 2017

In the 1960s, Clairtone, a glamorous Toronto stereo manufacturer, captured the hearts of North Americans with their iconic designs and bold marketing style. Explore our special exhibit (August – January) that tells the story of innovation and struggle when Clairtone came to Nova Scotia.


Archive photo of an industrial site

Dig It! Join us Saturday Sept. 10 or Sunday Sept. 11, 2016 for an exciting public archaeology dig on our foundry site


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!


July 1 to October 31
Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 5pm

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) 

Be social

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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.