Miners (boys) at Caledonia Coal Mine, ca. 1900. 80-5-4185. Beaton Institute, CBU.

Cover Up: Aprons at Home and Work

Visit our summer exhibit Cover Up: Aprons at Home and Work for lots of fun with aprons.


LEGO Builders Club starts Tuesday, October 6


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

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) 

Be social

Buy one Get 27

Unlimited Visits

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