2014 Season of Evenings @ Government House Announced
Join the Lieutenant Governor for an exciting new season of free public events at Government House. Click here for more info and schedule of upcoming events
Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Awards
The inaugural Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Awards were presented on February 26, 2014. Photo Gallery
Commonwealth Judicial Education Institute
Their Honours welcomed distinguished jurists from all over the Commonwealth to Government House. His Honour, Brigadier-General, The Honourable JJ Grant CMM, ONS, CD (Ret’d) invested the guests into the oldest social club in North America, The Order of the Good Time.
Battle of HMS CHESAPEAKE & USS SHANNON
Brigadier-General, The Honourable J.J. Grant CMM, ONS, CD (Ret’d), Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia participated in a series of events commemorating this legendary naval battle.
Lieutenant Governor’s Garden Party
Their Honours were delighted to welcome Nova Scotians and visitors to the Lieutenant Governor’s Garden Party on June 19, 2013.
Dave Gunning @ Government House March 18 - FULLY BOOKED
Their Honours are pleased to welcome singer/songwriter Dave Gunning to Government House on March 18 as part of the Evenings @ Government House free public event series. This event is now fully booked.
News & Events
International Women’s Day Celebrated at Government House
NEWS RELEASE: Women from Nova Scotia were recognized and celebrated today, March 7, at Government House in Halifax with the women's legacy reception and a book launch.Read More
Students Receive Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Award
NEWS RELEASE: Promoting healthy living with a community garden, creating anti-bullying committees, raising awareness about the value of cross-cultural diversity, and championing inclusivity in the classroom are some of the initiatives Nova Scotia students are using to promote respectful citizenship.Read More