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Posted by africville on January 12, 2019

Africville in the news

Posted by africville on August 11, 2018

  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!         Thursday, August 23rd 2018 Africville Film Release, please see below for more details! Africville Film Release 2018   Saturday, August 11th 2018

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Last trip through Africville

Posted by africville on August 4, 2018

Welcome, Ms. Jaunita Peters

Posted by africville on April 23, 2018

PRESS RELEASE Africville Museums Hires New General Manager April 2018

The Apology

Posted by africville on October 24, 2012

“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

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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