CSS Acadia, Halifax

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  • August 16, 2017
    This is a lovely little ship docked at the harbor front. You can either pay to enter or it's part of the maritime museum entrance. It's an old ship from the 1913. It's great to walk around and see the...  more »
  • August 1, 2017
    You can explore with admission to the maritime museum. Amazing woodwork and restoration. Recommend it even if you only have a short time to see it  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    We browsed around the Acadia for a few minutes as part of our entry to the maritime museum. It was interesting and good to see... look closely at the hours though! We were there on a Friday and the sh...  more »
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  • August 27, 2016
    How often can you explore a 100+ year old ship on your own? Really cool! A must if you go to the maritime museum.
  • April 29, 2017
    Nice place to hang out in the summer
  • August 28, 2016
    Great boat you get to explore. Very interesting experience.
  • November 20, 2016
    Great place to stroll along the Halifax waterfront and the sight of the ship is a bonus
  • November 26, 2015
    This ship-turned-museum is an exciting tribute to Nova Scotia's naval history. The crew have many fascinating stories to tell.

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