Halifax is the capital city of and the largest city in the of . The city's origins and rich maritime history derive from a strategic location and one of the world's great natural harbours.

Landmarks in the Area

Dalhousie University is a public research university in , Canada, with three campuses in , a fourth in Bible Hill, and medical teaching facilities in , .

Scotiabank Centre is the largest multi-purpose facility in Atlantic Canada, located in the heart of downtown , Canada.

HMCS Sackville is a Flower-class corvette that served in the Royal Canadian Navy and later served as a civilian research vessel.

The Town Clock, also sometimes called the Old Town Clock or Citadel Clock Tower, is one of the most recognizable landmarks in the historic urban core of , .

The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is a public provincial art museum based in , , Canada.

Localities in the Area

Armdale is a neighbourhood of , , Canada.

The Hydrostone is a neighbourhood in the of the Halifax Peninsula in the Halifax Regional Municipality, , .

The North End of Halifax is a subdivision of , occupying the northern part of Halifax Peninsula immediately north of Downtown Halifax.

The South End is a neighbourhood of Halifax Regional Municipality, located on the southern half of the Halifax Peninsula in Halifax's urban centre.


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