Are you new to the area, relocating yourself, your family or your business to Pictou County? We have the perfect guide for you!

Our Welcome Home to Pictou County, Nova Scotia guide takes a “live like a local” approach to introducing all aspects of our community – from community geography, to local lingo, to where to find business supports – we’ve got you covered!

This guide was created in 2020 by the community, for the community – with contributions from local writers, organizations, businesses, and people. As you’ll see, you’ll find local photography from cover to cover, with generous contributions from local photographers sharing their work showcasing what our community is all about.


Anyone is welcome to share the link, or post to their websites, and is available for download.


We hope that you enjoy, and most importantly, welcome home.

Welcome Home Pictou County Guide

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