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Lost & Found: Journey of a British Home Child

Between 1869 and 1948 over 100,000 children aged 4 to 14 were sent from the United Kingdom to Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.

Tours in Mandarin Available

Included with Museum admission. Reservations recommended. Email or call 902-425-7770 ext 255.

中文导游讲解服务(门票已包含),详情咨询及预约: 请发送至邮箱或致电902-425-7770 转分机 255

Arriving at Halifax Before Pier 21

In the fifty-year gap between the completion of the railway and the opening of Pier 21 in 1928, many people who arrived by sea in Halifax –with some exceptions—arrived by way of Pier 2, in Halifax’s North End. Learn more about arriving at Halifax before Pier 21.

Have Your Family Portrait Taken!

Inspired by Family Bonds & Belonging, Katarina Marinic is combining historic photographs with contemporary digital images and portraits she captures of visitors into a video-installation called Oceans of Change. Learn more about our Artist-in-Residence. >