15 Don’t Miss Experiences
Become a soldier for a day at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
Visit a 200-year-old restored fishing village at Fisherman’s Cove
Hear captivating sea stories from small to the Titanic at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
Discover the stories of over 1 million immigrants who landed in Halifax at Pier 21
Explore the new Halifax Cental Library, named as one of CNN’s 10 eye-popping new buildings in 2014.
Skate or bike The Emera Oval. The long-track speed skating oval on the Halifax Commons is an outdoor activity destination in summer and in winter.
Stroll through the beautiful Victorian flower gardens and grounds at Halifax Public Gardens
Take in one of Canada’s best walks along the Halifax Waterfront
Be inspired by Atlantic Canada’s largest art collection at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Ride the oldest running saltwater ferry service in North America (second oldest in the world) when you take the ferry between Dartmouth and Halifax.
Experience the craftsmanship of Canada’s only mouth-blown, hand-cut crystal maker, NovaScotian Crystal on the Halifax Waterfront.
Venture to McNabs Island, located at the mouth of the Halifax Harbour, for secluded trails, a beautiful beach, and a historic fort.
Explore the oldest continuously running farmers’ market in North America at the Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market.
Visit Alderney Landing on the Dartmouth Waterfront and peruse the shops, art gallery, community theatre, and restaurants.
For the golfer – you have plenty of golfing choices to make while golfing in Halifax Metro.
FlyTime taxi service provides taxi service to and from Dartmouth to Halifax Stanfield Airport