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Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada: Tours & Tickets

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Experience an exciting part of Canada's history by visiting this 19th-century fort with a sweeping view of downtown Halifax. Between May and October, the Citadel is brought to life by two historic regiments of the British Army - the pageantry of the...more
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5425 Sackville St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3Y3, Canada
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Loved it here! We were staying in a hotel nearby so we looked at it for 2 days. Very interesting. Lots of history.
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If you are anywhere near downtown Halifax you can walk to the top of the hill/Citadel. Another option is to drive and park near the top if that works better. You are on a hill overlooking downtown Halifax and its harbour. We visited on a sunny day, but very windy and chilly. The
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A very neat space to wander around. The guided tour we went on was very informative, although we felt bad for the staff who had to wear heavy coats in the summer heat.
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Visited in October with some rain about but still plenty of visitors. Great views of the city from the site which is an historic site going back to when the British were there in the year 1869. The Citadel was active for two hundred years after being founded in 1749. Plenty to
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This is an excellent example of preserved history. Far too often in North America we discard history as if it means nothing. This is a fine example of history that can be enjoyed and we can then learn from it. Workers are well educated and more then willing to teach and talk
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