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Museum to Reopen in May 2015

Exciting things are happening this winter on the Halifax waterfront! Expert historians, museum designers, exhibit fabricators and construction crews will be working hard as we prepare to unveil new permanent exhibits in time for our May re-opening.

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Museum Reopening
May 2015

Watch for details on our reopening events and new exhibitions.

Scotiabank Family History Centre

Open: Nov 3 to May 2015,
Monday to Friday; 9:30am to 5:30pm
at a temporary location:
Lower Annex (across the street from the Pier 21 front doors.)
1099 Marginal Road
Side door

Andy Kalnins’ mother and sister had been forced to flee their native Latvia to escape the Soviet occupation after the Second World War. Read Andy's Story >

Our travelling exhibition, Canada: Day 1, supported by RBC, will be at the Markham Museum in January 2015.

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Hurry Up and Wait...The Five Stages of Travelling During the Holidays

With the holiday season upon us, many are travelling to spend time with loved ones. Jennifer breaks down the stages of travel in five. Read to see how these relate to an immigrant's journey.

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