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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.

Colour with a U

Colour with a U, is a juried exhibition of 44 art quilts on the theme of diversity and inclusion by Canadian members of Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA). This travelling exhibit for fine textiles and fibre art provides a timely perspective on our Canadian cultural identity. On display until October 2, 2021


LatitUde and AttitUde, Kristi Farrier, Baddeck, NS

LatitUde and AttitUde, Kristi Farrier, Baddeck, NS

Guided tours

4 of the Nova Scotia artists featured in the exhibit, “Colour with a U” will provide guided tours


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.


Admission is free during July and August 2021

Buy one Get 27

Unlimited Visits

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