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Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada

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Remembrance Day - November 11th

Parks Canada and the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site are pleased to take part in Remembrance Day celebrations on Tuesday, November 11th. Don’t miss the 21-gun salute at 11 am to remember the sacrifices of those who have kept Canada strong, proud and free. » Remembrance Day

Victorian Christmas: A Family Tradition for 25 years - November 23-24th

Kick off the season by sharing some holiday cheer with the 78th Highlanders! Make your way to the Halifax Citadel as the historic fort takes on a festive air with Victorian carols, crafts, games and, of course, Father Christmas. » Victorian Christmas

Army Museum unveils First World War Exhibit

The Army Museum, located at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site, recently unveiled its brand new exhibit, The Road to Vimy and Beyond. Parks Canada is a proud partner of this non-profit organization, who, with contributions from the Department of Canadian Heritage and the province of Nova Scotia, among many other supporters, has created a remarkable exhibit which commemorates the service and sacrifice of the soldiers in the First World War.
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Parks Canada on Google Maps

Mainland Nova Scotia places ready now for virtual exploration at include Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site, Fort Anne NHS, Halifax Citadel NHS, York Redoubt NHS and Grand Pré NHS.
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