Facility Rental

Please note that the Museum is currently only taking bookings outside of Museum operating hours, the Museum is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Thursday from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm and on Saturday & Sunday from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm.  See a list below of the space we have to offer for rent along with a list of what each space has to offer.  If you would like to request a booking, send an email that includes your preferred date(s) & time(s), group size and the nature of the event to mnhbookings@novascotia.ca.  Responses to rental requests can take up to 5 business days.

Boardroom Rental

This is a great space to hold your next executive meeting or training session and can comfortably accommodates 18-20 people.


  • smart TV
  • white-board
  • internet connection
  • coat closet

Please review Fees and Regulations.

Boardroom Rental Fees: 
Half-day/Evening Rental (1-4 hours) $125.00
Full Day Rental $218.00


Auditorium Rental

The Museum Auditorium is perfect for a presentation, press-conference, film screening or panel discussion. The space accommodates lecture-style presentations of various sizes with 72 fixed theatre seats.


  • large pull-down screen
  • multi-media unit (Blu-Ray/DVD & overhead projector)
  • podium with fixed Microphone
  • internet connection

Please review Fees and Regulations.

Auditorium Rental Fees: 
Half-day/Evening Rental (1-4 hours) $152.50
Full Day Rental $245


Project Room

The project room space is perfect for workshops, classes or group discussions.  The space can accommodate groups of between 40-50 people and can be configure in any style of seating.


  • tables
  • chairs
  • two sinks

Project Room Rental Fees:

Half-day/Evening Rental (1-4 hours) $98
Full Day Rental $190.50