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Age of Mastodon Now on View

Journey back 80,000 years to a time when giants roamed what is now Nova Scotia. See real fossils, specimens, and a full-sized Mastodon! 

Exhibition created and toured by the Nova Scotia Museum and Museum of Natural History.

AGE OF THE MASTODON on view at the Museum of Industry until June 18, 2023.

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Calling all teachers!

Are you curious about exhibits and school programing at the Museum, like structures, electricity, AGE OF MASTONDON and more?  Our programs incorporate artifacts, gallery exhibits, hands-on components, crafts, and activities.  Students will have the unique opportunity to learn from real things while asking questions and discovering answers.   



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!

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Daily 9:30 am to 4:30 pm


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)
School group rate: $3.90

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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.