Canada Travel Guide - Nova Scotia
Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
The collection includes artifacts, images, charts and plans relating to the marine history of Nova Scotia.back to previous page
The epic of tragedy of RMS Titanic...a major exhibit at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic The Museum plans, designs and fabricates temporary and permanent exhibits. Major permanent exhibits include the Small Craft Gallery; Halifax Wrecked, the Story of the Halifax Explosion; North Atlantic Convoy, The World War II struggle against German U-boats, Titanic: The Unsinkable Ship and Halifax, and most recently, Shipwreck Treasures of Nova Scotia. Smaller exhibits explore the experience of single handed sailors such as Joshua Slocum or allow visitors to step into the moving deckhouse of the coastal schooner Rayo. A rich cross-section of the museum's collection is displayed in Visible Storage.