Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Halifax

Halifax is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Halifax one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Halifax is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Halifax or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Halifax. Explore the historical monuments of Halifax with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Halifax guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Halifax page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Halifax with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada

    #1 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    Halifax Citadel National Historic Site Of Canada

    Tags: Outdoors, Observatory, Educational Site, Historical Site

    Address: 5425 Sackville Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3Y3, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A great place to visit for history buffs, the Halifax Citadel is one of Canada’s most iconic historical monuments. The Citadel in its present form was completed in 1856. It was originally built ...Read more

  2. Alexander Keith's Brewery

    #2 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    Alexander Keith's Brewery

    Tags: Tour, Historical Site, Food And Drinks, Winery

    Address: 1496 Lower Water Street, Halifax, NS, Canada

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    Alexander Keith’s is one of the oldest breweries in Canada. The brewery is housed in an old stone building that was built in 1820. Beer lovers will enjoy the opportunity to sample some fine beer...Read more

  3. Fairview Lawn Cemetery

    #3 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    Fairview Lawn Cemetery

    Tags: Outdoors, Landmark, Historical Site, Cemetery

    Address: 3720 Windsor St, Halifax, NS B3L, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Fairview Lawn Cemetery is best known as the grave site of 121 of victims of the tragic sinking of the RMS Titanic. It is a non-denominational cemetery located at the North End of Halifax. It recei...Read more

  4. Nova Scotia Museum Of Natural History

    #4 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    Nova Scotia Museum Of Natural History

    Tags: History Museum, Forest, Historical Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: 1747 Summer Street, Halifax, NS B3H 3A6, Canada

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    A great place to visit for people of all ages. This natural history museum has several permanent exhibits showcasing Mi'kmaq artifacts, sea creatures, frogs, snakes and a whale skeleton.The interactiv...Read more

  5. Historic Properties

    #5 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    Historic Properties

    Tags: Bar, Walking Area, Historical Site, Club

    Address: 1869 Upper Water Street, Halifax, NS B3J 1S9, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Also known as Privateer’s Wharf, the Historic Properties are a series of warehouses located along the waterfront. It has 10 of the oldest buildings in the city in fully restored glory some of wh...Read more

  6. St. Paul's Anglican Church

    #6 of 6 Historical Places in Halifax
    St. Paul's Anglican Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: 1749 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS B3J 3K4, Canada

    Timings: 10:30 am - 03:00 pm Details

    The church welcomes visitors from all religions who may be interested in learning about their faith or just enjoying the beauty of the building itself. Saint Paul's was designated a National Historic ...Read more

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Top Tours for Historical Places in Halifax

  • Historic Harbour Cruise
    Historic Harbour CruiseNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 1 Hrs

    This tour was inspired by the popularity of our fun, fast-paced hour long Harbour Hopper tour. You will hear the highlig...

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  • Halifax Segway City Tour
    Halifax Segway City TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    See and learn about the beautiful and historic sites of Halifax during this guided 2.5-hour Segway tour. Your friendly guide ...

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  • Halifax Segway City Spin
    Halifax Segway City SpinNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 2 Hrs

    See and learn about the beautiful and historic sites of Halifax during this guided 1.5-hour Segway tour. Your friendly guide ...

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