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 North Colchester Exhibition
September 3-7, 2014
We hope you can join us for some old fashion family fun!!
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 where 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
Photography Course - we are now accepting registration for an 8 week Photography Class which will begin on Tuesday, Sept. 16th. The class will be from 7-9 pm at the Pictou Elementary Library, fee is $75 and the instructor will be Len Cheverie. Pre-registration is required so register early to avoid disappointment. For further info or to register call Pictou Recreation and Parks at 485-4372.
55 Plus Senior Games are coming to Pictou County 2015. It is with great pride that the Town of New Glasgow, The Municipality of the County of Pictou and DEANS (Destination Eastern and Northumberland Shores) are working together to host the Nova Scotia 55+ Games in Pictou County September 17-19, 2015. Pictou Recreation and Parks will be hosting a number of "TRY IT" Sessions over the next year, keep watch for details.
Summer Newsletter 2014 - Your Guide to What's Happening in Your Community Download
New 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