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    Museum Closure

    Due to the spread of COVID-19, the Africville Museum will close to the public.

  • Africville Cook Book coming soon

    Please stay tuned for more details.

  • Africville in the news

      Wednesday, October 3rd 2018 Please help us congratulate Shauntay Grant for the nomination of a Governor Generals Literary Award for her newest children’s book, Africville. Congratulations, Shauntay! http://ggbooks.ca   […]

  • Welcome, Ms. Juanita Peters

      For Immediate Release April 23, 2018   The Board of Directors of the Africville Heritage Trust (AHT) is pleased to announce Juanita Peters as the new general manager of […]

  • The Apology

    “On behalf of the Halifax Regional Municipality, I apologize to the former Africville residents and their descendants for what they have...

  • Africville Declared a National Historic Site

    When dump trucks roared in to ship Africville residents out, it seemed like a good idea to city planners. By the 1960s, years of neglect and racism had

  • Halifax Apologizes for Razing Africville

    The former residents of a bulldozed black community and their descendants have received an official

  • Tears, Smiles, Relief at ‘glorious’ Africville Apology

    Brenda Steed-Ross, a former resident of Africville and the founder of the Africville Genealogy Society, was moved to tears during

  • Africville Replica Church Complete for Reunion

    Africville, the former black settlement in north-end Halifax, was first settled in the 1830s when former American slaves and

  • Africville Replica Church Celebrated

    The replica of Nova Scotia's historic Africville church was revealed Sunday, but