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World Trade and Convention Centre

1800 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N8, Canada
+1 902-421-8686
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Great Place for Conventions

We had a convention with about 1200 attendees and staff. Excellent venue for plenaries and keynote... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Timothy F
,
North Bay, Canada
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Easy access

They have built walkways to get to almost anythin connected to the downtown casino and office... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2016
Peter L
,
Palm Beach, United States
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good47%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
6 Sep 2016
“Easy access”
22 May 2017
“Great Place for Conventions”
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 19:00
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1800 Argyle St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3N8, Canada
Downtown Halifax
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+1 902-421-8686
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We had a convention with about 1200 attendees and staff. Excellent venue for plenaries and keynote speakers. Food was excellent and the servers were pleasant and efficient. Easy access from several nearby hotels via tunnels.

Thank Timothy F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

They have built walkways to get to almost anythin connected to the downtown casino and office buildings.

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Here for a convention - which took advantage of all aspects of the space. Bring a wrap - like every convention centre, there are drafts around air conditioning. Highly recommend soup if you get a chance at one of the meals. Easy access to the...More

Thank 100countries_or_bust
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Attended a 5 day convention here, the facilities were standard for this type of venue, all the staff were very friendly and helpful. The food provided for lunch and an evening dinner were of good quality.

Thank EODUK
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I normally wouldn't leave a review for a convention center because: A. I don't have enough experience to know what constitutes a good Convention Center and B. I doubt anyone selecting a Conv Center looks at reviews first. I'm only writing a review to pay...More

Thank iammarc
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Conference area was spacious and IT was good but the a/c was way too cold. Most people brought coats for day 2. Lunch was average but the conference dinner was excellent.

Thank Clive W
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Attended a two day conference here. Large facility, with no windows in most rooms. Rooms were too cold, then too hot due to difficulty regulating the temperature of a large room with 400+ people. Food was excellent.

Thank travellingNSmom
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I attended a large international event at the convention centre and found the facilities convenient and amenable to the work. It is not really any different than any other conference centre or large hotel. Big conference rooms with sliding curtains to create smaller ones. The...More

Thank tr2dis
Reviewed 17 June 2016

I've attended gala dinners here on two occasions and have enjoyed the rooms and meals very much. The service has been wonderful as well. Great location for your special occasion. As with most locals, I look forward to see the new Convention Centre once it...More

Thank Acadia80
Reviewed 13 June 2016

At this point, you cannot go inside this massive complex. However, you are able to get some nice photographs from the exterior. The convention centre opens in 2017.

Thank nwaynesworld
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