HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 4, 2011) - The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, will participate in the official inauguration of the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 in Halifax on Monday.

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Monday, February 7, 2011
   
Time: 8:15 a.m. AST
   
Place: Pier 21
  Rudolph P. Bratty Exhibition Hall
  1055 Marginal Road
  Halifax, Nova Scotia

Contact Information: Office of the Minister of National Defence
Andrea MacDonald
Special Advisor (Communications)
902-401-4682
andrea.macdonald@forces.gc.ca
or
Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage
and Official Languages
Codie Taylor
Press Secretary
819-997-7788
or
Canadian Heritage
Media Relations
819-994-9101
1-866-569-6155
media@pch.gc.ca