In My Back Yard by Kathy Tidswell


An exhibit by the Studio Art Quilt Associates of 14 art quilts by 12 artists, offers a unique perspective on how we explore life-whether it’s in nature, through travel, or in personal journeys.

On view June 29 to October 20, 2024

Image: In My Back Yard by Kathy Tidswell 


4 patch block

Inspired Threads

Quilts evoke a sense of coziness, warmth, and heritage. The majority of the quilts showcased belong to the Nova Scotia Museum collection, crafted in the province and several pieces over 200 years old . 



Call for Participants! 

The Museum of Industry is facilitating a research project dedicated to uncovering and preserving the unique stories associated with the Shopmobile, a uniquely Nova Scotian educational project! If you are interested in participating or would like more information about the project.

Kids & Families

Lots of kid-friendly fun found here!

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Open daily 9:30am to 4:30pm


Adults $8.90 
Children $3.90 (ages 6 thru 17yrs)
Children 5 & under are free
Seniors $5.30 (65yrs & over)
Family $18.35 (2 adults & their children under 18yrs)
School group rate: $3.90

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

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