Fort Edward

Windsor, Nova Scotia
Type
Military
Address
67 Fort Edward St., Windsor, NS
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Hours
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Closed Monday and Sunday; the grounds are open year-round
Phone
902-798-2639

Fort Edward is home to North America’s oldest blockhouse, a two-story defensive structure built by the British in 1750 to secure their hold over Nova Scotia. Visitors today can visit the grounds and blockhouse to see a piece of Canada’s military history.

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Washrooms

Location

67 Fort Edward St., Windsor, NS
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