About the Church

The oldest Church in Dartmouth. Constructed in 1817, Christ Church was the first building in Dartmouth used exclusively for Sunday worship. This registered heritage building exemplifies Georgian Architectural design. The weather vane atop the steeple depicts Haley's comet.

Links to sites that describe the architecture and heritage value of Christ Church.

Government of Nova Scotia The Nova Scotia Historic Places Initiative
Government of Canada Our Roots - Canada's Local Histories Online
The story of Christ Church, Dartmouth : a hundred years, and more, in the life of a Nova Scotian parish.
Vernon, Charles William
Halifax Regional Muncipality Dartmouth's Heritage Walk
Exterior of Christ Church Photos of Christ Church


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