×

The Canadian Museum of Immigration

Canada's Version of Ellis Island

Save to my Account

The Canadian Museum of Immigration, located in historic Pier 21 on the Halifax waterfront, is Canada’s version of Ellis Island. It was the entry point to Canada for hundreds of thousands of immigrants to Canada from 1928 to 1971.

The museum documents not only the history of those immigrants, but all newcomers to Canada, no matter where they arrived, in a number of exhibits. The Scotiabank Family History Centre helps Canadians trace their roots by examining archives that date back hundreds of years. Conveniently located right next to the cruise ship terminal it is a must see stop on the Halifax Waterfront.


At A Glance

Address:
1055 Marginal Road
Halifax Nova Scotia B3H 4P7
Phone:
902 425-7770
Price:
$$

Login

You need to login to favorite a post.

Need to sign up? Create an account here.

Forgot your password? Reset your password here.