Primary contact81 Ilsley Ave., Unit 11, Burnside Park
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B3B 1L5
Halifax Municipal Archives is the official repository for all inactive Municipal records of enduring administrative, legal, fiscal, historical, or informational value. These records are preserved as evidence of the Municipality’s functions, policies, decisions, operations and citizen interactions. Mandate includes HRM’s predecessor municipalities: Town of Bedford; City of Dartmouth; City of Halifax; County of Halifax; Metropolitan Authority.
The municipal record is complemented by the archival records of individuals, businesses and organizations active in the municipal sphere, that directly document the functions, decisions, policies, operations or significant citizen interactions with the HRM municipal government and former municipal units
<a href="http://www.halifax.ca/Archives/index.php">Drop-in Reference</a> available at specific times:
The Archives closes for all statutory holidays.
The Municipal Archives facilitates on-site and remote access to its holdings. <a href="http://www.halifax.ca/archives/ContactUs.php">Contact Us</a> with your reference request.