A list of Royal Visits including official tours, stopovers and private visits made by foreign royalty and foreign world leaders to Nova Scotia.

 1796 - Louis Philippe, Duke of Orleans and his two brothers.

 1840 - Former U.S. President John Quincy Adams makes a private visit to Halifax.

 1841 - Francois d'Orleans, Prince of Joinville visited Halifax for one week, abroad the Bella-Poule

 1861 - Prince Napoleon (cousin of Emperor Napoleon III of France) and his wife, Princess Clotilde (daughter of King Victor Emmanuel II of Italy) sailed into Tangier Harbour on their yacht, the Jerome Napoleon - July.

 1893 - Prince Roland Bonaparte, a grandson of the brother of Napoleon arrived at Halifax - 05 June. He was met at the rail station by Premier Fielding. On June 7th he was entertained by Lieutenant Governor Malachy Bowes Daly at Government House.

 1896 - Prince Luigi of Savoy, nephew of the King of Italy - Nov 30th - Halifax.

 1889 - Prince Victor Duleep Singhi, son of the Maharajah of Lahore, India stationed in Halifax as a member of the staff of Sir John Ross in Her Majesty's British North America forces.

 1903 - Prince Louis of Battenberg - September - Halifax.

 1905 - Prince Louis of Battenberg - Halifax, Annapolis. - September 22nd - November 1st.

 1913 - Prince Albert of Monaco arrives in Halifax on the steamship Princess Alice as part of his oceanographic investigations. August 14th.

 1917 - Count Johan von Bernstoff (German Ambassador to the U.S.) and Prince Hatzfeldt zu Trachtenberg - 19 February for 12 days

 1917 - Prince Erik of Denmark attends luncheon at Government House, Halifax on way back to Europe after Western tour - March 15

 1918 - Princess Sudhira Mander of Cooch Behar, India - arrived in Halifax from England enroute to India, stopped in Halifax overnight - April 16

 1927 - Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin of Great Britain - banquet at Government House, Halifax. 17 August.

 1934 - Prince Tokugawa of Japan - February 28.

 1936 - US President Franklin Roosevelt visits Halifax while on summer cruise. 21-23 August.

 1939 - US President Franklin Roosevent visits Halifax on summer cruise.

 1940 - Princess Juliana of the Netherlands and her 2 eldest daughters arrive at Halifax in June. She stayed in Canada during WWII.

 1941 - Crown Prince Olav and Crown Princess Martha of Norway - February - visited Halifax and Lunenburg.

 1941 - Princess Juliana of the Netherlands spends a long holiday at Pictou Lodge, N.S.

 1943 - Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. 14 Sep.

 1944 - Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Mrs. Churchill, on train greeted well wishers and lead them in song. Greeted by Lieutenant Governor H.E. Kendall. 09 Sep.

 1946 - Prince George & Princess Marie of Greece, Princess Radziwill, Princess Tatiana and Prince George Andrew - January 13th, Halifax - transferring from ship to train to head to U.S.

 1959 - Soviet Union Deputy Premier Anastas Mikoyan at Halifax - Nov 17th

1963 - Prince Bertil of Sweden in Halifax to open new Volvo Assembly Plant - June 11th

 1967 - Dr. Zakir Hussain, President of India - 01 July. Opened Anil Canada Limited plant in East Chester, NS.

 1971 - President Tito of Yugoslavia & Mrs Tito 

 1983 - U.S. Secretary of State George Shultz, October 16-17.

 1984 - Pope John Paul II.

1988 - Queen Beatrix & Prince Claus of the Netherlands. 11 May. Luncheon at World Trade and Convention Centre.

 1989 - President Vigdis Finnbogadottir of Iceland. July 30-31.

 1992  - Prince and Princess Takamado of Japan. 24 May to 26 May. Visit to Cape Breton.

 1993 - Princess Chulabhorn Didyasarin Mahidol of Thailand. Private visit to Halifax. 17 February to 20 February.

 1995 - G7 Summit - President Jacques Chirac of France, Chancellor Helmut Kohl of Germany, Prime Minister Lambarto   of Italy, Prime Minister Tomiichi Murayama of Japan, Prime Minister John Major of the United Kingdom, President Bill Clinton of the United States of America and President Jacques Santer of the European Commission. Guests also included Russian President Boris Yelstin.

 1996 - President Vigdis Finnbogadottir of Iceland - 14-16 May.

 1998 - President Mary McAleese of Ireland - 30 Sep.

 2000 - Prince Floris of the Netherlands. 09 June to 13 June. Private visit for the 38th Dominion Convention.

 2000 -  President Olafur Ragnar Grimmson of Iceland - 08 Aug.

 2001 - Prince Abubakar Audu of Kogi State, Nigeria. 11 September to 14 September.

 2001 - HRH Prince Tala Bin Muhammad of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordon. 11-13 Sept.

 2002 - King Harald V & Queen Sonja of Norway. May. Halifax, Lunenburg

 2004 - President George W. Bush of the United States of America - Dec 1st.

 2006 - Queen Sofia of Spain and Crown Princess Maxima of the Netherlands attended Global Microcredit Summit in Halifax. 11-13 November.

 2008 - Sarah, Duchess of York - speech at Mount Saint Vincent University's Influential Leaders series - Halifax.

 2008 - Chief Barima Kwame Nkyi XII of Ghana with his mother and a prince - 25th anniversary of Africville.

 2010 - David Cameron, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. June 24th.

 2012 - German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits Dalhousie University

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