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Blue Beach

198 Blue Beach Road | Avonport, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Ranked #329 of 553 attractions in Nova Scotia
Most recent review
- Jun 11, 2013
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English first
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

The museum, located at the left of the parking spot, contains loads of fossiles, gathered on the nearby beach. The collector, who gathered these items during the past 17 years, gave us a tour in the museum, and told us lots of interesting historic facts about the items that were displayed. We enjoyed the visit, and with the information we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2011

After visiting Joggins and their 300,000,000 year old fossils, I heard about Blue Beach in Avonport. The beach itself was beautiful and fossils were available everywhere. Apparently Blue Beach fossils pre-date Joggins by 40,000,000 Years! The guide at the museum, Chris, gave us the tour explaining the close relationship between one of the fossils and humans. It was one of... More

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