Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia - Where History Meets Opportunity

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Phone: 902.532.2043

Welcome to Annapolis Royal

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia is a beautiful waterfront community nestled in the Annapolis Valley. Originally inhabited by a strong Mi’kmaq community, in 1605 the area became home to some of North America’s earliest European settlers.

The Annapolis Royal area has gained a reputation as a vibrant centre for cultural activity, and over the years it has become a magnet for visual artists, craftspeople, performers and writers.

We’re proud of our many well-preserved heritage buildings that make up one of the loveliest streetscapes in the country. We’re also pleased to be recognized as a community where volunteerism is alive and well.

With an amazing history and an exciting present day, Annapolis Royal is a pleasure to behold for the visitor, a dynamic community with growing opportunity for business investment, and a home second to none for its residents.

Community Calendar

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COVID-19 Update from Council – Updated July 30, 2020

The well-being and safety of our residents, business operators, visitors and staff is our top priority.  Council will continue to closely monitor the new developments and public health notices regarding COVID-19. Click for more details.

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Virtual Meet & Greet

Due to COVID-19 and gathering restrictions, the Town of Annapolis Royal will be hosting a live virtual meet & greet via Zoom and Facebook Live. You will be able to meet your mayoral candidates (Amery Boyer & William (Bill) MacDonald) for the 2020 Municipal Election. Each candidate will have 15 minutes to introduce themselves and…Read more >

Election Notice

Notice of 2nd Reading of the Dog By-Law

Virtual Council, Committee of the Whole, and Advisory Committee Meetings

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