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Hector Heritage Quay

One of Nova Scotia's 10 living history attractions, the Hector Heritage Quay Interpretation Centre tells the story of 18th-century Scottish migration to the New World and the role of Ship Hector in making Pictou the “Birthplace of New Scotland”.
Full-size replica of Ship Hector dockside. Guided tours.


Areas Of Interest: Community Heritage • Genealogy • Marine

Core Experience: Beaches - Seacoast • History • Our Culture

Cultural Heritage: Gaelic, Scottish

Features: Bus Tours • Childrens Activities • Gift Shop • Internet Access • Parking • Picnic Tables • Public Washroom • Wheelchair Accessible

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission charged; family & group rates.

Hector Heritage Quay

33 Caladh Ave
Pictou, NS

daily (STC).

Phone: 902-485-4371
Fax: 902-485-1701

Website: http://shiphector.com/

Parking Spaces: 60
Contact: Anne Emmett