Museum of Industry

We are happy to welcome you back to the Museum of Industry.  We have been working to create a safe experience for you and our staff.  Check out our “Know before you go” guide to help prepare you for your visit.

The Museum of Industry’s Virtual school programs bring Nova Scotia’s history into classroom across the province. Visit our For Teachers page for complete programs descriptions.


On site dog kennel.

Worried about where to leave your furry friend while you visit our museum? 

Our new dog kennel can fix that! This secure, shaded and spacious kennel is available to museum visitors FREE of charge. Water bowl, waste bags and a lock are provided. Our kennel is first come, first served, so call ahead to check availability. Don’t let your pooch stop you from exploring one of Nova Scotia’s largest museums!

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!

Kids’ train is temporarily unavailable.  

Be social


The Museum will be open daily from 10am to 4pm.


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.