Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax provided by Halifax Titanic Historical Tours

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Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax

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Overview
This tour is about Halifax's Remarkable History including Titanic and Halifax Explosion Sites and the Stories and Miracles of these Two Historic Tragedies. Van and Full Size SUV are equipped with a microphone to the speaker system and the Van has a large tablet mounted to roof to show Guests Videos and Photos to enhance your Tour experience so you have a Memorable, Unique Tour of Historic Halifax
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • Pass by
    Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21
    Harbourside Market
    The Emigrant Statue
    Samuel Cunard Statue
    Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk
    Alexander Keith's Brewery
    HMCS Sackville - Canada's Naval Memorial
    Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
    Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
    Historic Properties
    Saint George's Round Church
    St. Paul's Church
    Halifax City Hall
    Province House
    Government House
    Old Burying Ground
    St. Mary's Basilica
    Halifax Court House
    Halifax Central Library
    Fort Massey Cemetery
    Holy Cross Cemetery
    Our Lady of Sorrows Chapel
    Cathedral Church of all Saints
  • 1
    Camp Hill Cemetery
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 2
    Halifax Public Gardens
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 4
    Old Town Clock
    Stop: 15 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Point Pleasant Park
    Dalhousie University
  • 5
    Mont Blanc Anchor Site
    Stop: 5 minutes
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    Pass by
    University of King's College
  • 6
    Sir Sandford Fleming Park (The Dingle)
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 7
    York Redoubt National Historic Site
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 8
    Mount Olivet Cemetery
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 9
    Fairview Lawn Cemetery
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 10
    Halifax Explosion Memorial Bell Tower
    Stop: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, 1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax, NS B3H 4P7, Canada
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • WiFi on board
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuity
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Guests driving to starting point Pier 22 can park for $10.00 CAD for All Day..Very Secure Parking
  • Entry/Admission - Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada
  • Entry/Admission - Old Town Clock
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Seating is the First Confirmed has the First Choice of Seats in Vehicle
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Sarah W wrote a review Yesterday
New York City, New York4 contributions
This was the second of Paul's tours that I did during my summer and fall in Halifax this year. The first was the South Shore half-day tour which I loved. While I felt I had seen a good part of Halifax during my 4 months in the city, I was very glad for the deeper dive into the
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Neil S wrote a review 26 Nov
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What a great tour. Myself, my daughter and my two very young grand children took this tour together. Paul had a tablet along so my grand children of 3 and 1 years of age would be entertained as we toured. Paul is a wealth of knowledge and is very passionate about his home. That
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax
Responded 2 days ago
Thank you Neil S for taking the time to review your Tour of Canada's "Crown Jewel City"..."History and Passion"...Thrilled to hear you and your Family had an entertaining time while exploring Historic Halifax...Merci Beaucoup for your very kind words
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Traci L wrote a review Oct 2020
Naperville, Illinois92 contributions17 helpful votes
we took this wonderful tour while in port on a cruise in aug 2019. it was a fabulous day learning about the history and modern side of Halifax. We were taken to a wonderful local port town and had the choice between lunch and wandering around. we opted to eat fresh fish and
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax
Responded 25 Oct 2020
Thank you Traci L for taking the time to review your Tour of Historic Halifax..."wonderful tour and guide"...Happy to hear you had a wonderful Tour of this Amazing City...Merci Beaucoup for your very kind words
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Wendy H wrote a review Aug 2020
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My husband and I took this tour at the beginning of our 1 week vacation in Halifax. Booking was easy and Paul promptly replied to our inquiries. The tour itself was outstanding. Paul has a vast knowledge of the history of the city and surrounding area. Each stop on the
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax
Responded 23 Aug 2020
Thank you Wendy H for taking the time to review your Tour of Historic Halifax..."Highly Recommend"...Glad to hear you had a Memorable tour of this Unforgettable City that is steeped in World and Canadian History...Merci Beaucoup for your very kind words
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Maevis Z wrote a review Aug 2020
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In 2019, my husband and I, and 3 other couples took The Halifax Historical Tour together. Because I have so many family members in the Halifax area, I thought I knew most of its history....I was wrong! We all saw and learned so much on that tour, and Paul is a fantastic tour
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Paul M, Owner at Half-Day Historical Tour of Halifax
Responded 12 Aug 2020
Thank you maevisz for taking the time to review your Tour of Canada's "Crown Jewel City" Historic Halifax..."The Best Tour!!"...Thrilled to hear you all were able to learn about Halifax's remarkable and tragic History...Merci Beaucoup for your kind words
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Sarah W
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Incredible Tour
This was an awesome tour and covered so much shorefront (and ground) over the course of the half day. It is absolu
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sarahmK36JD
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Grand Day
3 ladies and a tour guide! Paul was excellent and could not have been more accommodating and flexible. We saw and
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find114
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Fantastic Tour and Tour Guide
I took this tour with two friends! We lucked into a beautiful day, and had a fantastic time, viewing local historic
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lcass2018
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Must-Do Half Day Tour of Nova Scotia South Shore
Wonderful tour, highly recommend! Great way to see a lot of sites over half a day, learn about Nova Scotia history
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kconley
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Enjoyable day!
We went on this tour 9/19 with Paul and had a wonderful day. Paul had a very informative film on during the ride
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tammysK4120YS
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Very informative tour and Paul was the best
Paul picked up our group at the cruise terminal just after we docked and we were off to see the sights before the l
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GraceKen
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THE BEST TOUR!
No trip to Halifax is complete without a tour with Paul and Halifax Titanic Historical Tours. Paul opens your eyes
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Chicagorgg
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Awesome Tour!
Pauls' Halifax Titanic Historical Tour was fabulous! It is well worth the price you pay. Paul takes extra care to
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637helenq
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best tour I have ever been on...
I cant say enough Paul is awesome - the tour was just me and my daughters and we could not have enjoyed this tour m
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BzyBug
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Could I rate this a 10?
We were lucky enough to book Paul McNeils Halifax Titanic Historical Tour on September 20, 2019. This is a really
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DanvilleMom_174
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Great Tour of Surrounding Area
We had a wonderful tour with Paul of the nearby wineries, Bay of Fundy and historical churches. It was our fourth
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kamikazee
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History comes. Alive
Took the Halifax Titanic Historical Tours, there were 4 of us. We all saw things you would not normally see, like t
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Dave T
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Best tour of our New England cruise
Paul was very professional, and took us to places away from the crowds. His van is very comfortable and the slide
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statusone
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So well done & complete!!
My wife & I did a 9 night Canada & New England tour last Sept/Oct on the RCI Anthem Of The Seas. We hired Paul as
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karenbM6638BN
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Fantastic Tour!!
Whenever we travel, we love to take tours to learn about the history and sights of the city we are experiencing. I
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  • Duration: 6h
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