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Winter Family Fun Day : Pier Through the Eyes of a Child

This year, the Museum’s Winter Family Fun Day features a magical opportunity to explore the unique perspectives of the children of Pier 21. Our new, special tour of the Pier 21 exhibit highlights real stories and memories of children who took their first steps in Canada here. Throughout Winter Family Fun Day, families will be guided through the exhibit and historical spaces providing a chance to understand Canada’s immigration history from a different viewpoint. In addition, we invite visitors to join us for art making, film screenings, cookie decorating and a visit with our mascot, Fenton.

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Last Chance To See Refuge Canada

This is your final call. Refuge Canada, the most ambitious temporary exhibition that the Museum has ever done, will soon be closing. People of Halifax and surrounding area are reminded to visit the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 before Sunday, November 11th, to experience Refuge Canada’s powerful message before it’s gone.

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Holocaust Education Week at the Museum 2018

The 15th annual Holocaust Education Week in Halifax is a week of programs curated to commemorate the tragedy of the Holocaust and to perpetuate the memory of its happening through education and testimonies. In partnership with the Atlantic Jewish Council and the Azrieli Foundation, the Museum is pleased to offer two special free events:

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