Since 1953 the Army Museum Halifax Citadel has fascinated and inspired thousands of visitors from around the world. Housed in an actual military fortress, the museum tells the powerful and compelling stories of soldiers of Nova Scotia. From the munitions to the medals to the service and sacrifice, no detail is spared. The Army Museum is the story of a nation. On the battlefield and off. Across over a century of conflict. Don’t miss it!


Join us for an unforgettable event at The Army Museum Halifax Citadel's brand-new exhibit: The Path to Victory. Delve into the history with our uniformed interpreters, who will provide deeper insights into the remarkable bravery and sacrifice of our Canadian heroes. Savour fine wines and gourmet cheeses while keeping Nova Scotia's military history alive for generations to come. Limited tickets available, reserve your spot now!

There will be free parking in the back parking lot and tickets are only $50! Get your tickets here:

This premium event will be business formal.


November 1, 2023- May 7, 2024- closed

May 7, 2024- October 31, 2024 9am-5pm

Remembrance Day 2024 (Nov 11) 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

In the 'off-season', private tours of The Army Museum are available for organizations (for a donation of $100). Please phone 902-422-5979 to make arrangements. 


Cavalier Building, 2nd Floor, Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
Phone: (902) 422-5979

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