Pier 21

Local namePier 21
LocationHalifax, Canada

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is Canada's national museum of immigration. The museum occupies part of Pier 21, the former ocean liner terminal and immigration shed from 1928 to 1971. Pier 21 is Canada's last remaining ocean immigration shed. The facility is often compared to Ellis Island, in terms of its importance to mid-20th century immigration to Canada an association it shares with 19th century immigration history at Grosse Isle, Quebec and Partridge Island in Saint John, New Brunswick. The Museum began as an independent institution run by the Pier 21 Society in 1999. It became a national museum run by the Canadian federal government in 2011.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_Museum_of_Immigration_at_Pier_21

Official Website http://www.pier21.ca/home/

Email info@pier21.ca

Phone +1-902-425-7770

Address 1055 Marginal Road, B3H 4P7, Halifax

Coordinates 44°38'18.993" N -63°33'54.654" E

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