Public Tours at Government House

Wednesday, August 2, 2023

We are happy to announce that Government House is open for free, public tours during the month of August!

Tours run every 30 minutes on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. They operate on a first-come, first-served basis. Advanced reservations are not possible at this time.

Government House is located at 1451 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Public parking is available on Barrington Street and the surrounding area. Accessible parking is available on Barrington Street, directly in front of Government House.

Questions About Summer Tours

All questions regarding summer tours can be directed to the main office via phone at 902-424-7001 or via email at