News releases from Tourism, Culture and Heritage (To Jan. 7) issued in the specified time period (Page 12)

Highland Village Museum Holds Codfish Supper

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Tasty treats and unforgettable sights will headline another exciting weekend at Highland Village Museum.

Maritime Museum Celebrates 95th Anniversary of Historic Vessel

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Certain vessels acquire a mystique that sets them apart from others. CSS Acadia, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic's Canadian Scientific Ship, is one such vessel.

Highland Village Hosts Gaelic Song Session

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The Highland Village Museum will host a Gaelic song session on Tuesday, July 8.

Highland Village Museum Presents Candlelight Tours

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TOURISM, CULTURE AND HERITAGE--Highland Village Museum Presents Candlelight Tours -----------------------------------------------------------------Highland Village Museum is offering visitors an intimate evening with a storytelling tour of the living history site.

Nova Scotia Gets Rave Reviews at Toronto Nautical Festival

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More than 40,000 visitors at the Toronto Nautical Festival last weekend had an opportunity to experience what Nova Scotia has to offer.

OspreyCam Goes Live

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Nova Scotians are invited to view the province's official bird via a live webcam during the months of June and July.

Highland Village at Baddeck's 100th Anniversary

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Baddeck is celebrating its 100th anniversary and Highland Village is throwing a party.

La Conférence pour la création en Nouvelle-Écosse aura lieu à Halifax en 2008

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Les membres de la communauté des arts et de la culture sont invités à la troisième Conférence et remise des prix pour la création en Nouvelle-Écosse, qui aura lieu à Halifax le samedi 1er novembre.

2008 Creative Nova Scotia Conference Set for Halifax

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Members of the arts and culture community can mark their calendars for the third annual Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala and Conference to be held in Halifax on Saturday, Nov. 1.

Bluenose II Helps Promote Nova Scotia in Toronto

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Nova Scotia's sailing ambassador, the world famous schooner Bluenose II, is sailing into Toronto, bringing with it the sights and sounds of Canada's seacoast province.

Summer Programs for Youth at Highland Village

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Highland Village Museum in Iona is offering three fun, educational programs for youth in July and August.

Natural Dye Workshop at Highland Village Museum

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A glimpse at the ingenuity, artistry and dye-making talents of pioneer women will be offered in a workshop at the Highland Village Museum/An Clachan Gàidhealach.

Giant Live Reptiles Celebrate Gus' 86th Birthday

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The Museum of Natural History's resident gopher tortoise Gus will celebrate his 86th birthday on Sunday, June 15, at 1:30 p.m. with some giant reptile guests, courtesy of Little Ray's Reptile Zoo.

Archives Launches History of Tourism in Nova Scotia Online Exhibit

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A new online exhibit on the history of tourism in Nova Scotia will give an armchair tour back in time.

Ouverture de l'exposition du 250e anniversaire au Musée maritime

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Le mardi 3 juin, le Musée maritime de l'Atlantique ouvrira une exposition originale et bilingue pour coïncider avec le 250e anniversaire du dernier siège de Louisbourg.

250th Anniversary Exhibit Opens at Maritime Museum

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To coincide with the 250th Anniversary of the historic final siege upon the Fortress of Louisbourg, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic will open an original, bilingual exhibit today, June 3.

Highland Village Museum Open for 2008 Season

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Highland Village Museum/An Clachan Gàidhealach is now open to visitors.

Nova Scotia Celebrates Tourism Week

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Nova Scotians are reminded of the importance of our tourism industry and are encouraged to get out and enjoy their favourite things to do in Nova Scotia during National Tourism Week from Monday, June 2 to Sunday, June 8.

Nova Scotia Yacht Nears Home Port in World Yacht Race

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A yacht flying Nova Scotia's flag is nearing its home port in the 2008 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.

March Tourism Stats Available

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About 116,100 people visited Nova Scotia in March, a six per cent decrease -- or about 7,500 fewer visitors -- compared with March 2007.