CSS Acadia, Halifax

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  • We always like looking at our past and after the museum the C.S.S. Acadia was a unique way to finish our history lesson. The tour we only take you a short while but theres enough to see to keep you in...  more »
  • Maritime history on the waterfront. Fascinating to see and touch a battleship from my grandfathers era, neat ship. Worth your time to visit the ship.  more »
  • My father sailed on her during the 1950's. he was aboard the vessel after being put in the museum and he remarked on well maintained and genuine it has been kept. Not exciting, but a nice piece of mar...  more »
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  • How often can you explore a 100+ year old ship on your own? Really cool! A must if you go to the maritime museum.
  • Nice place to hang out in the summer
  • Great boat you get to explore. Very interesting experience.
  • Great place to stroll along the Halifax waterfront and the sight of the ship is a bonus
  • 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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