Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Halifax

4.5
Understand how a country can change and benefit through multiculturalism at Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, a museum raising awareness of immigration in Canada. Find out what it was like to immigrate though pier 21, and see how immigrants have contributed to the country's culture up to the present day. Check out what's on display at the museum's temporary exhibits, which change regularly. Don't miss the gift shop, which stocks books, clothing, and signature products, the proceeds of which support the museum's ongoing research into immigration and genealogy. Plan your Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 visit and explore what else you can see and do in Halifax using our Halifax trip planning app.
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  • Fascinating tour of what was once Canada's Ellis Island and a!so the jumping off point for Canadian troops headed off for war. Excellent movie about immigrants from all over. Our tour was led by a.....  more »
  • I'm a history buff so I always enjoy visiting museums of this nature. This one, I must say is extremely well put together. Navigation is easy, the installations are informative and more importantly...  more »
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  • The stories presented in the museum were very interesting and educational. As an immigrant myself, I felt very moved by them. I recommend this museum to everyone. If you are interested in understanding the experience of immigrants and the many reasons they choose to leave their countries, this place will be eye opening. It's also a great way to learn about some of the history of Halifax and Canada.
  • Their cake is delicious. Take the invoice with you. Provide home delivery service. Use his family's cake.

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