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Government House, Halifax

Categories: Government Buildings, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web
Government House of Nova Scotia is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia, as well as that in Halifax of the Canadian monarch. It stands in the provincial capital at 1451 Barrington Street; unlike other provincial Government Houses in Canada, this gives Nova Scotia's royal residence a prominent urban setting, though it is still surrounded by gardens.
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  • Whilst on holiday in Canada my wife and I spent 3 nights in Halifax. On our first morning we took a walk towards the town centre and by accident came across a notice explaining that Government House w...  read more »
  • It was a free tour day and we decided to stop to join the last tour of the day! The grounds were fabulous, the furniture and house was amazing! Thanks to the province for making this available to ever...  read more »
  • Wonderful history and has been kept up tremendously to detail. Tour guide was helpful and actually was able to see the changing of the guard. You will not be disappointed if you are a historian or hav...  read more »
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