Category Archives: museum

Canadian Aviation and Space Museum

Canadian Aviation and Space Museum More images in a gallery

Posted in history, museum, Ottawa | Tagged | Leave a comment

Greenwood Military Aviation Museum

‘Poised for Flight’ I left the bench in this shot of the Arcturus (CP140A) at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum, as the bench is a place for people to sit, reflect, remember, or have a bite to eat.

Posted in A bit of Nova Scotia, airplanes, CFB Greenwood, history, museum, Nova Scotia, RCAF, snow | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Douglas Dakota Mk IV, C-47B-30-DK Skytrain

Snow and clouds framing the Douglas Dakota Mk IV, C-47B-30-DK Skytrain at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum.

Posted in A bit of Nova Scotia, history, museum, RCAF, winter | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Canadian Museum of Immigration

A few of my favorites in the luggage project at the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Posted in art, Atlantic Canada, Halifax, museum, Nova Scotia, tourism | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HMCS Sackville National Historic Site of Canada

HMCS Sackville (K181) – Canada’s oldest warship HMCS Sackville is the last of Canada’s 123 Flower-class corvettes, one of many convoy escort vessels built in Canada and the United Kingdom during World War II. In 1988, Sackville was designated a … Continue reading

Posted in Atlantic Canada, Halifax, history, museum, National Historic Site, Navy, Nova Scotia, RCN, ships, tourism | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Maritime Museum of the Atlantic – ships figure heads

Figureheads at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

Posted in art, Atlantic Canada, Halifax, history, museum, Nova Scotia, tourism | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sambro Island Lighthouse Lens

The First Order Fresnel Lens that was used on the Sambro Island Lighthouse from 1906 until 1967. The lens is on display at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic. Builder: Barbier, Bernard & TurennePlace Built: Paris, FranceType: First Order Fresnel … Continue reading

Posted in Atlantic Canada, Halifax, lighthouse, museum, Nova Scotia, tourism, video | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Halifax – Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

One of the intricate ship models at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic

Posted in Atlantic Canada, Halifax, history, museum, Nova Scotia, ships, tourism | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CH-133A Labrador

CH-133A Labrador in the Air Park at the Greenwood Military Aviation Museum

Posted in 14 Wing Greenwood, airplanes, Annapolis Valley, CFB Greenwood, history, museum, Nova Scotia, RCAF | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greenwood Military Aviation Museum – CT-133 Silver Star

Lockheed/Canadair CT-133 Silver Star at the entrance to CFB Greenwood

Posted in airplanes, CFB Greenwood, history, museum, Nova Scotia, RCAF | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment