This nineteen-story retail/office building complex is located in the heart of downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia at the foot of Spring Garden and Barrington Street. With the total area of 560,367 sqft the mall features 2 retail levels, bank machine, full service restaurant, food court, dentist, a chiropractor and massage therapist, and an attached hotel that includes a conference centre. There are 204 underground parking spaces.
Maritime Centre faces the Halifax Harbour and is connected to the Four Points by Sheraton Halifax hotel.
The building is on the site of the former Capitol Theatre, which was demolished in 1974 to make way for the construction of the present tower. Completed in 1977, the original structure had 14 stories; another seven floors were added in 1988. The building stands at 78 metres and has 21 floors, including the two retail levels.