Things To Do In Halifax

The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax is located in downtown Halifax, a stone's throw from historic Citadel Hill. We are surrounded by an abundance of things to do and see. To enhance your stay, we have compiled a local guide of nearby attractions and activities to thrill every member of your family.

Citadel Hill National Historic Site

Citadel Hill National Historic Site has been watching over and protecting the city of Halifax since 1749. You’re going to want to make the 400-metre walk from The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax to this hilltop piece of history.

Halifax Waterfront Boardwalk

Located pretty much outside the front doors of The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax is the Halifax Waterfront, a true hot spot that you must see for yourself. Made up of venues like Historic Properties and Seaport Market, there’s so much to see and do here as you make your way on the 4 km boardwalk.

Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Make the 20-minute drive from The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax to the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, and understand the history of immigration spanning back 400 years. You’ll learn the stories of new Canadians past-to-present and how they settled here from coast-to-coast-to-coast. This is Canada’s last standing ocean immigration terminal.

Neptune Theatre

Just a stone’s throw from the comfort of your room at The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax is where you’ll find Atlantic Canada’s largest professional regional theatre, Neptune Theatre. Seating up to 500 patrons, shows range from musicals to Canadian and world premieres. Not to be forgotten are annual classics such as Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.

Discovery Centre

One of the newest science museums in Canada, Discovery Centre is something you should get out and experience during your stay with us at The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax. And, it’s only a quick four-minute drive, or 15-minute walk away. You’ll be wowed by cutting-edge and innovative galleries and interactive exhibits.

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Opened in 1908, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is located right downtown, and it’s a few minutes from The Sutton Place Hotel Halifax. Make a stop at this gallery, where you’ll be pleasantly immersed in the over 18,000 works showcased at this incredible venue.