The Life of Jean

Our feature exhibit, The Life of Jean, is an installation by artist Margaret Nicholson. Providing unique insights into photographs as objects, and using the documentation of one woman’s life, it offers an exploration of the lives of a generation of Nova Scotian women. 

 

Museum of Industry 

The biggest museum in Atlantic Canada, there is lots to explore at our museum

 

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!

Hours

May 1st to June 30
Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm
Sundays 1pm to 5pm

Closed Monday, May 22 for Victoria Day

July 1 to October 31
Monday to Saturday, 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 5pm

View our seasonal hours

Admission

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

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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.