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Maritime Command Museum

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Small but interesting

A nice museum about the Canadian Naval during the last centuries. There is also a library inside... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
komitage
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Alexandroupoli, Greece
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Now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax, a little gem of a museum

The former Maritime Command Museum is now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax. Located within... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Bill Z
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Winnipeg, Canada
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2725 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 3C9, Canada
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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

A nice museum about the Canadian Naval during the last centuries. There is also a library inside related to naval history.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank komitage
Reviewed 14 June 2018

The former Maritime Command Museum is now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax. Located within Canadian Forces Base Halifax, in the Admiral's Residence, originally built by the Royal Navy, you have to have photo ID as you entering a military installation My wife and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bill Z
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The former Maritime Command Museum is now known as the Naval Museum of Halifax. It is located within Canadian Forces Base Halifax, in the Admiral's Residence, originally built by the Royal Navy. There is an extensive collection of everything you could possibly think of that...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Currymac
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Pleasantly surprised. Excellent. Take your time. Personal stories abound. Loved it. And the price is right. Free

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Davis13o
Reviewed 15 January 2016

If you are into all things Military then this is a must see and the displays are well looked after and always something new.

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank dgg123
Reviewed 31 December 2015

For all those that love military history, especially Canadian military history, it is chock full of stuff that you don't see in the Canadian War Museum. A comprehensive collection of the Canadian Navy. Only problem is that it needs a little work in upgrading.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Grumpyogre
Reviewed 13 September 2015

You MUST have photo ID, as the museum is inside the naval base. The building is an elegant house, crammed with uniforms, equipment, ship's name-boards, bells, and naval equipment. It is a traditional museum with displays in glass cases, rather than the modern obsession with...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Alan K
Reviewed 27 August 2015

My wife and I walked up to this museum which is just out of central Halifax. I have to say that we were disappointed. My wife knows little naval history and learned nothing here. I know quite a lot and learned nothing either. I had...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Bryn_PInzgauer
Reviewed 15 April 2014

In this former home of admiralty you will walk in the footsteps of royal visitors of the victorian era who had become kings of the Commonwealth. This mansion houses artifacts of naval history dating back to the inception of Halifax as a city in 1776....More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank GVWStonegate
Reviewed 3 December 2012

So much to see....if you ever wanted to be a sailor or had a little salt in your blood then you will be amazed..........

1  Thank Wally389
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