Why Choose Halifax?
Situated on the second largest natural harbour in the world, Halifax is a modern port city teeming with culture and heritage. Life here revolves around the sea. Delegates visiting this historic city can follow in the footsteps of princes, privateers and press gangs as they stroll through our safe, walkable downtown experiencing over 250 years of Halifax history. Meetings planners agree that Halifax events consistently attract high delegate attendance – people hear great things about our city and are excited to come here. Your Halifax travel could include any or all of the following: •Explore our unique heritage at Halifax attractions like Halifax Citadel National Historic Site and Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 •Dine (fine or casual) on fresh Nova Scotia seafood and discover our award-winning Nova Scotia wines •Shop Spring Garden Road, and while you’re there tour the Halifax Public Gardens, a rare example of a formal Victorian garden •Visit Alexander Keith’s Brewery or head to a pub on the water to catch the warm ocean breeze •How about a day trip? See the iconic Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse in St. Margaret’s Bay along Nova Scotia’s South Shore or enjoy the sandy beaches of the Eastern Shore •Relax and unwind with a golf excursion or a day at one of Halifax's many spas. •Year-round Halifax festivals, sporting events, concerts and theatre performances
Distance from Airport
- Halifax Stanfield International Airport
32.19 km from City Center
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
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