Go Back | Print | Printer Friendly Page

Fort Point Lighthouse Park

Situated in Liverpool on the South Shore, Fort Point Lighthouse Park is the site where deMonts and Champlain landed in 1604 and a Privateers’ fort that defended the town and the trading routes in the 18th Century. The park surrounding this Provincial Heritage Property is open year-round offering picnic tables, interpretive panels and a beautiful view of Liverpool Harbour and Coffin Island Lighthouse.

Fort Point Lighthouse has stood since 1855 and is open to visitors from June to October; guided tours with costumed interpreters and viewing binoculars are available. Heritage of the “Port of Privateers” is displayed in interpretive panels, models, and audiovisual presentations. Bus tours are welcome.

Visa and Debit are accepted.

Details

Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage • Marine

Core Experience: Beaches - Seacoast • History

Features: Bus Tours • Gift Shop • Limited Accessibility • Parking

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission free; donations accepted. Park is open year-round.

Fort Point Lighthouse Park

21 Fort Lane
Liverpool, NS

Hours:
Park is open year-round.


Phone: 902-354-5260

Toll Free: 1-800-655-5741

Website: http://www.regionofqueens.com/attractions/lighthouses/fort-point

Parking Spaces: 10