Hammond Plains Vacations
Hammond Plains is close to many of Halifax’s more popular attractions. The Hemlock Ravine Park and the Halifax Mainland Common Park are amongst the many popular destinations in the area. Two other popular spots close by Hammond Plains are Exhibition Park and Dartmouth Crossing.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of interesting cultural highlights in and around Hammond Plains. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Museum of Natural History, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic and Discovery Centre. Go and see one or two of the exciting live performances at the Neptune Theatre, the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium and Alderney Landing in Dartmouth. The area is a treasure trove for lovers of art. Visit the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.
Get active in the great outdoors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. There are some nice green escapes, so why not take a break in the Point Pleasant Park, the Fort Needham Memorial Park and the Seaview Memorial Park. Enjoy the waters of the Albro Lake Park.
Those with some time to spare in the Hammond Plains area should not miss out on Grand Parade. Travellers with a passion for faith and religion will appreciate the care and devotion that has gone into creating the St. Paul's Anglican Church. For those who enjoy history, the region’s bygone days can still be experienced at the Angus L. Macdonald Bridge.
Grab your credit card and head to the Mic Mac Mall in Dartmouth, the Halifax Shopping Centre and the Halifax Seaport Farmers' Market to scratch that shopping itch.
Get familiar with the local sporting passions in Hammond Plains by catching a game at the iconic Halifax Metro Centre, the home turf of the Halifax Rainmen and the Halifax Mooseheads. If sports are not your thing and you’d rather see a band play, check out the stadium’s program for ticketing information.
After exploring the delights of Hammond Plains, stay the night in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Atlantica Hotel Halifax, the Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites and the Four Points by Sheraton Halifax are just three of the most popular accommodation options here.