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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  • Pier 21 is one of the most interesting museums in Canada, it's immersive, informative and, even without a guide, a great experience. My one criticism is that it pays no attention to Canada's famous im...  more »
  • I Always love a visit on my own or taking others to visit. One of my favourites was a year ago when they had refuge camps set up! Another time I sent a gentleman to visit and he later told me how he a...  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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