Enjoy the fascinating museums in this walkable, historical area while you’re sightseeing. People who’ve visited Halifax have good things to say about its waterfront, live music, and art scene. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Halifax Public Gardens, Point Pleasant Park, and Chocolate Lake Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Museum of Natural History, and Discovery Centre. Some historical places you might want to see include Halifax Citadel, Fairview Lawn Cemetery, and Government House.