Museum Closure | Friday, March 13

Given the continued spread of COVID-19 and based on public health officials’ guidance, the Museum of Insudtry will close to the public. We will continue to monitor the situation and reopen when appropriate.

We are committed to keeping you informed as we receive additional information. Please join our social media channels where we continue to share updates and stories. If you are have questions about specific events, please contact us directly.

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 and Nova Scotia’s response, visit

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Made In Nova Scotia

Visit our exhibits to discover the surprising array of items once manufactured in Nova Scotia.

Museum of Industry

Museum of Industry 

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!

Our Kids’ Train is temporarily unavailable February 18 to March 30, 2020.

Be social


November 2, 2019 – April 30, 2020
Monday to Friday 9 - 5
Not open weekends except during March Break

Closed Dec. 23 to Jan. 1

March Break 2020 weekends:
Mar. 14-15; Mar. 21-22
Sat. 9-5; Sun. 10-5


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.