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Maritime Command Museum

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2725 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 3C9, Canada
+1 902-721-8250
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A National Treasure

The former Maritime Command Museum is now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax. It is located... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Currymac
,
Yarmouth, Canada
via mobile
A Gem

Pleasantly surprised. Excellent. Take your time. Personal stories abound. Loved it. And the price... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
Davis13o
,
Salt Spring Island, Canada
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
25 Apr 2017
“A National Treasure”
28 Jan 2017
“A Gem”
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2725 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 3C9, Canada
Downtown Halifax
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+1 902-721-8250
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Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The former Maritime Command Museum is now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax. It is located within Canadian Forces Base Halifax, in the Admiral's Residence, originally built by the Royal Navy. There is an extensive collection of everything you could possibly think of that...More

Thank Currymac
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Pleasantly surprised. Excellent. Take your time. Personal stories abound. Loved it. And the price is right. Free

1  Thank Davis13o
Reviewed 14 January 2016

If you are into all things Military then this is a must see and the displays are well looked after and always something new.

2  Thank dgg123
Reviewed 30 December 2015

For all those that love military history, especially Canadian military history, it is chock full of stuff that you don't see in the Canadian War Museum. A comprehensive collection of the Canadian Navy. Only problem is that it needs a little work in upgrading.

Thank Grumpyogre
Reviewed 13 September 2015

You MUST have photo ID, as the museum is inside the naval base. The building is an elegant house, crammed with uniforms, equipment, ship's name-boards, bells, and naval equipment. It is a traditional museum with displays in glass cases, rather than the modern obsession with...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My wife and I walked up to this museum which is just out of central Halifax. I have to say that we were disappointed. My wife knows little naval history and learned nothing here. I know quite a lot and learned nothing either. I had...More

2  Thank Bryn_PInzgauer
Reviewed 15 April 2014

In this former home of admiralty you will walk in the footsteps of royal visitors of the victorian era who had become kings of the Commonwealth. This mansion houses artifacts of naval history dating back to the inception of Halifax as a city in 1776....More

Thank GVWStonegate
Reviewed 3 December 2012

So much to see....if you ever wanted to be a sailor or had a little salt in your blood then you will be amazed..........

1  Thank Wally389
Reviewed 26 November 2012

The static displays and exhibits are excellent, the significance of some displays can be lost if one does not take time to contemplate what is shown, however, the real treat is the extensive library of books and documents that are readily available for research of...More

1  Thank tmjoyce
Reviewed 26 September 2012

This is hhe official museum of the Royal Canadian Navy. If you have just 1 day in Halifax, and you have any interest in Canadian maritime history, THIS is the place to visit. It's chock-a-block with artifacts and interpretive displays. The building itself was built...More

Thank GardnerWest-Bound
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