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Opening Times

Tuesday – Saturday
10 am – 4 pm

Admission

Adults: $7.00

Students/Seniors: $6.00

5 & Under: FREE

 

The Africville Museum will be closed to the public on July 2nd, 2024. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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  • Africville Shoreline Cleanup with Halifax Ocean Week

    Group dives for debris, picks up garbage along shoreline at Africville Park Community members gathered in Africville Park to clean up litter on the shoreline and dive for debris in…

  • APPLY NOW: Summer Employment Opportunity

    The Africville Museum is now accepting applications for the position of Museum Interpreter. This is a dynamic position suitable for an individual who has an interest in history, heritage interpretation,…

  • Saltwire features book Launch in Annapolis Royal

    https://www.saltwire.com/atlantic-canada/communities/author-brenda-thompsons-black-loyalist-research-digs-up-horrors-of-maritime-history-100949863/

  • Museum Closure March 29th – April 1st

    The Africville Museum will be closed for Easter weekend, March 29th-April 1st.

  • Summer Hours of Operation Beginning May 28th

    Beginning May 28th 2024 the Africville Museum will switching to summer hours and will be open Tuesday – Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm.

  • Africville’s 40th Anniversary – CBC Information Morning NS

    “The Africville Gospel Choir is performing for the community’s 40th anniversary reunion. The choir’s director tells us about praising through the ages.” – CBC Information Morning NS

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    Walking Africville Audio Tour

    Walking Africville is a historic audio walking tour of 1950s-60s Africville, narrated by former residents. Click on the photo to visit the Walking Africville audio tour website.

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    Africville 40th Reunion Interview – Global News Morning Halifax

    “We speak with Juanita Peters from the Africville Museum and Beatrice Wilkins form the Africville Genealogy Society about what’s planned for the Africville 40th Reunion. The 10-day event starts later…

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    George Dixon Plaque Unveiling – Media Releases

    Global News – Interview with Africville Museum’s Educator, Carm Robertson https://globalnews.ca/video/9764620/plaque-to-honour-george-dixon-unveiled-at-africville-park/ CBC News https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/africville-george-dixon-boxing-plaque-1.6873838 Global News  https://globalnews.ca/news/9763028/george-dixon-plaque-africville-boxing/ Atlantic News https://atlantic.ctvnews.ca/commemorative-plaque-unveiled-to-honour-boxing-legend-george-dixon-1.6437743 Mirage News https://www.miragenews.com/canada-honors-george-dixon-1st-black-world-champ-1025124/ rdNewsNow https://rdnewsnow.com/2023/06/12/new-tribute-unveiled-for-george-dixon-the-first-canadian-to-win-a-world-boxing-title/ Winnipeg Press https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/sports/2023/06/12/new-tribute-unveiled-for-george-dixon-the-first-canadian-to-win-a-world-boxing-title HotCountry https://hotcountry1035.ca/2023/06/12/36620/

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    In The Dumps by Shauntay Grant – Hosted by the Africville Museum

    Climate Change and Other Small Talk created by Sunny Drake and produced in association with Why Not Theatre and 9 companies around the world. In The Dumps by Shauntay Grant…