Town of Pictou
Birthplace of New Scotland
Living History. Lively Culture. Vibrant Town. Friendly People.
HECTOR HERITAGE QUAY
Home of the Ship Hector
A Living History Attraction
Pictou Academy GRADS
Class of 2014
The Town of Pictou, located on the beautiful Northumberland Shore of Nova Scotia, Canada, is renowned as the "Birthplace of New Scotland" as it was here that the first wave of Scottish immigrants landed in 1773. Pictou offers diverse amenities, period homes on tree-lined streets, and strong entrepreneurial spirit. Pictou residents enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with a mixture of old world charm and culture together with modern facilities and friendly hospitality.
Leadership within the community has a long and rich history. Learn more about the leaders who helped shaped our Town.
Pictou's quality of life balances the charm of small town living with bustling commerce and a myriad of business opportunities.
Discover all the different ways to incorporate physical activity into your daily life in Pictou.
Information on Pictou Water Utility and Upgrade Projects
Summer Newsletter 2014 - Your Guide to What's Happening in Your Community Download
Pictou Lobster Carnival Schedule of Events <schedule>
Summer Day Camp Programs Guide <more>
Tennis Courts NOW OPEN - click here for more information <more>
Highland Connect links you to sport, recreation and physical activity in Antigonish, Guysborough and Pictou Counties of Nova Scotia. Highland Connect supports healthier lifestyles for all. Check out the website at: www.highlandconnect.ca