Listings in Government, Museums and Education
The vision of CANSA is that all citizens, including persons with disabilities, African Nova Scotians and youth at risk be respected and grow socially, economically and culturally in Cumberland County.
24 Crescent Avenue
Amherst, Nova Scotia B4H 1V1
The Society for the Protection and Preservation of Black Culture in Nova Scotia (better known as the Black Cultural Society) was incorporated as a charitable organization in 1977.
10 Cherry Brook Rd
Cherry Brook, Nova Scotia B2Z 1A8
Africville was settled in about the 1840s by people from the Black Refugee communities of Hammonds Plains and Preston.
Africville, Nova Scotia B3K
The Greenville Church Cemetery was established in 1853 when the church it surrounds was built, though there are no remaining grave markers to visibly identify it as a burial ground.
726 Greenville Road
Greenville, Nova Scotia B0W
Nova Scotia MLA for Preston-Dartmouth, Keith is currently Nova Scotia’s Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture and Minister of Agriculture, as well as the Minister responsible for the Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission.
2345 Highway #7
East Preston, Nova Scotia B2Z 1G6
EPEA began as a traditional Adult Learning Programme, and was then expanded to include a preparation course for the Graduate Equivalency Diploma (GED) Exam.
206 Upper Partridge River Dr
East Preston, Nova Scotia B2Z 1H3
Authorizes financial assistance to residents of the area in which the Fund operates for the purpose of providing better residential housing; which may include rehabilitation and improvement of existing housing, and/or the construction of new housing.
43 Churchill Terrace
North Preston, Nova Scotia B2Z 1A2
Additonal Toursim Resources
African Nova Scotian Directory - Google Local Guide
African Nova Scotian Tourism Guide
Africville Story Map
Destination Liberty: Your guide to Black Historic Travel Destinations in Nova Scotia
Historical Black Settlements in Nova Scotia (Google Map)
Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide
Nova Scotia Toursim: Discover African Nova Scotia