Add to Favorites spacer

Bookmark

Printer Friendly
 

 
close icon
Send to a Friend
Subject: [yourname] has sent you a Nova Scotia Travel App link

Area : Halifax > : Attractions
 

William E. deGarthe carved this “lasting monument to Nova Scotian fishermen” on a 30-metre (100-feet) long granite outcropping situated behind his house in Peggy’s Cove along the South Shore. The sculpture depicts 32 fishermen, their wives and children, St. Elmo with wings spread, and the legendary Peggy of Peggy’s Cove.

William deGarthe was born in Finland and immigrated to Canada in 1926, and for many years he spent each spring and summer at Peggy’s Cove.

Bus tours are welcome. Parking is available.

Details

Areas Of Interest: Art

Core Experience: History • Our Culture

Features: Bus Tours • Wheelchair Accessible

Government Level: Provincial

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission free.

Parking Spaces: 80

Add a Comment

Have an experience with this business/organization you'd like to share?
Note: all comments are screened before becoming publicly visible.
Your email will not be displayed with your comment).