Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia

The Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia is located in Cherrybrook, Nova Scotia, in the Halifax Regional Municipality. The centre is a museum and a library resource centre that focuses on the history and culture of African Nova Scotian. The organization of the Black Cultural Society was incorporated as a charitable organization in 1977 and the centre opened its doors in 1983. With a goal to educate and inspire and to protect, preserve and promote Black culture in Nova Scotia.[1] The centre is located on Trunk 7 at 1149 Main Street.

The centre holds many events on a weekly basis and is open to the public. The centre also has a permanent display about the former community of Africville.[2]

Coordinates: 44°42′11″N 63°28′19″W / 44.70316°N 63.47189°W / 44.70316; -63.47189

This page was last edited on 6 December 2017, at 11:07 (UTC).
Reference: under CC BY-SA license.

Related Topics

Recently Viewed