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Halifax Citadel National Historic Site

Did you know that you can witness the firing of the midday cannon while being moved by the sound of the bagpipes, or join the regiment of the 78th Highlanders for a day?

During your next visit to the city, come and admire the star-shaped architecture of the Halifax Citadel, a unique experience both inside and out!



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Nova Scotia Lighthouses

There are many lighthouses all over Nova Scotia!

What is your favourite lighthouse in Nova Scotia’s Acadie?

Can you name the lighthouse in the picture?


Dr Élizabeth LeFort Gallery

Les Trois Pignons

Did you know that Dr Élizabeth LeFort’s piece titled "Canadian Centennial 1967" used 7 miles of thread? Some of her incredible pieces can be found at Buckingham Palace and the White House! Come see Dr Élizabeth LeFort’s amazing hooked rug gallery at Les Trois Pignons.

Discover the remarkable history and craft of Acadian rug hooking in Nova Scotia!




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Yarmouth & Acadian Shores

There's a bit of magic in Yarmouth & Acadian Shores!

This is where the land meets the sea. Where English and Acadian cultures coexist. It's quiet and peaceful, yet full of adventure. And where the darkest skies let the stars shine their brightest. It's where the food is fresh and local, and the music is too. It's where everything comes together. It's where the stars align.

To see the complete online guide, click here:



Le Musée des Acadiens des Pubnicos

Did you know that the genealogy database at the Musée des Acadiens des Pubnico now includes more than 102,000 entries?

Discover your Acadian roots in Nova Scotia with the aid of this genealogical gold mine!



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Take advantage of exploring the Halifax area and Nova Scotia's Acadian culture!

When you are all set to explore and discover the treasures of Acadie, visit Nova Scotia.
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Cape Saint Mary Lighthouse Park 

Did you know that gazing into the eyes of the fisherman carved in stone and listening to the crashing waves will transport you elsewhere?  Come admire the monument commemorating those lost at sea amongst the panoramic vistas at the Lighthouse Park at Cape Saint Mary.

When you are all set to explore and discover the treasures of Acadie, visit Nova Scotia.



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Pondville Beach Provincial Park 

Did you know that Pondville Beach Provincial Park is a 1 km long unsupervised sandy beach? It is a wonderful place for a walk on the Atlantic coast, a picnic with friends and family or a nice swim in the refreshing ocean waters!

During your next vacation, come visit Madame Island and enjoy a beautiful day at Pondville Beach Provincial Park!



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Clare Activity Guide

There is a whole lot going on in Clare!

To help you plan your next visit, check out this complete online guide with 64 things to see and do in Clare that are sure to enrich your next vacation.

Check out the complete online guide here:
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Halifax Public Gardens


Did you know that the Halifax Public Gardens are home to more than 140 species of trees and that the 16 acres are one of the few Victorian gardens still in existence in Canada? It was designated a National Historic Site of Canada in 1984 and is considered a vivid example of traditional landscaping and Victorian garden plantings.

Come admire the beautiful flora of the Halifax Public Gardens, in Nova Scotia!

Guide Isle Madame 2020

Discover listings for travel and tourism on Cape Breton's South Coast in Nova Scotia.

Descriptions and detailed listings in this bilingual online guide include:
➡️ History and Attractions
➡️ The Outdoors
➡️ Arts and Culture
➡️ Signature Events and Festivals
➡️ Cyclist Map
➡️ Experimental Tourism
➡️ Accommodations
➡️ Restaurants and Take-Outs
➡️ Shops and Services
➡️ Tips on Sky Watch and Storm Watch

To see the complete online guide, click here:

When you are ready to explore and discover the treasures of Acadie, visit Nova Scotia!

500 Likes on our Facebook page Visitez Nouvelle-Écosse

500 “Likes” already! And in less than 2 weeks at that!

From the entire team here at Visitez Nouvelle-Écosse – thank you to everyone for the support you have given our new tourism project.

We encourage you to continue to discover and explore our Acadian corner of the world.

Stay tuned for more from Visitez Nouvelle-Écosse!