Celebrating Portia White
Saturday, May 11, 2019 – Friday, October 11, 2019
A new exhibit in collaboration with Portia’s niece, Shelia White of Toronto, the exhibit will feature a collection of photographs, portraits, vintage recordings, and treasured personal items.
Colchester: Life in the Heart of Nova Scotia
The new state-of-the-art core exhibit, Colchester: Life in the Heart of Nova Scotia, is located in our first floor main exhibit gallery and features:
- Floor-to-ceiling retractable banners that carry the main narrative and present iconic images
- Pictorial photo screen windows visible inside and out (night or day)
- A large satellite floor-mounted image of Colchester County
- Striking historical photo murals
- Integrated artifact display cases
- An intriguing and beguiling audio soundscape
- A mini-multimedia theatre with visitor-selected content
- Integrated bilingual interpretation
Vanguard: 150 Years of Remarkable Nova Scotians
Thursday, October 17, 2019- Friday, March 27, 2020
Vanguard highlights the contributions of 32 people who changed and inspired Nova Scotia, from 1867-2017. Objects and photographs from the Historeum’s collection complement this exhibit developed by the Nova Scotia Museum.