Fort Anne National Historic Site

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
Type
Military
Address
295 St George St, Annapolis Royal, NS, Canada
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Hours
Daily from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Phone
902-532-2397

Step foot onto one of the most hotly contested pieces of land on the entire continent which became Canada’s first administered National Historic Site in 1917: Fort Anne. The land on which Fort Anne now stands is part of the traditional homeland of the Mi’kmaq. In recent centuries, a succession of Scottish, French, and English settlers clashed over this prize on the banks of Nova Scotia’s Annapolis River, often drawing the Mi’kmaq into their conflict. Fort Anne was the site of thirteen attacks, seven change of hands, and the ratification of the Treaty of Boston.

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • Food and Beverages
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Pet-Friendly
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access

Location

295 St George St, Annapolis Royal, NS, Canada
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