The shilling ceremony returns! - June 22, 2013 at the Prince of Wales Tower, 2 - 3 p.m. rain or shine.
The original lease was negotiated with the British Crown by Sir William Young in 1866. The lease was for 999 years, and annual rent was set at one shilling.
The Halifax Memorial is getting a facelift!
Information about the project will be posted on-site, and more can be found here:
Updated Information on the Prince of Wales Tower can be found here:
Any inquiries can be forwarded to Parks Canada at 426-5080.
Google Maps Streetview is now available for all roads in the park. Check it out: http://maps.google.ca/
Park Survey Update: Thank You to all those who completed the recent survey, there were over 1500 responses! The information is still being compiled and reviewed by HRM staff and the Point Pleasant Park Advisory committee. Survey results can be viewed here (Note - 267 pages long!): User Survey 2013
IMPORTANT NOTICE (Oct. 12th, 2012) - High rates of Canine distemper have been reported in the south end and Rockingham areas of Halifax. Please read the following news release: http://t.co/y4YlvDh7
Now available - Audio Tour of Point Pleasant Park's Cultural Sites
Japanese Knotweed trial update: crews have removed the fencing and ground fabric from our 2 test sites. We will monitor these areas to look for re-growth over the course of the year. Read more information about the trial here: Knotweed trial
What a great way to educate and learn more about urban biodiversity - Check out these great new Biokits: Halifax Urban BioKit.pdf