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“Immersed in History” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
902 425 7770
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Ranked #8 of 71 attractions in Halifax
Type: History Museums, Historic Sites
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Owner description: Plan a visit to this national testament to the Canadian immigration experience, which pays tribute to the citizens of Canada who have enriched this culturally diverse country.
Halifax, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Immersed in History”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

The guides really make this tour come alive. If you're lucky enough, your guide will even be someone who immigrated through Pier 21 themselves! Their film is fantastic as well.

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Dartmouth, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Historic place also”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

This is also a place to go and visit. Lots of history there. Take the time and go. You won't regret it.

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Amherst, Canada
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13 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
“SHOPPING”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2012

Awesome vernders of the arear. The Pier is where the people arrived in Halifax in the days gone by very very interesting a must.

Visited July 2011
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Dartmouth
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“nice”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

if you have had family who were landed immigrants to Nova Scotia this is where you get your geneaology info. other than that. not too exciting

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Halifax, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“memorable for thousand!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Its the first site of Nova Scotia when thousands of immigrants landed here

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