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Fundy Geological Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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My spouse and I spent a few relaxing hours going through the Fundy Geological Museum. I found it... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
dreamingwolfdesigns
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Ontario, Canada
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Interesting

We travelled to the museum with our 6 year old. We were all pretty impressed by some of the things... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
972curtism
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Fredericton, Canada
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Travel back in time 200 million years to see Canada's oldest dinosaur bones found on the shores of the Bay of Fundy. Learn about the world's highest tides, ancient animals and geological events from the Carboniferous through Jurassic periods. Gems...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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162 Two Islands Road, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

My spouse and I spent a few relaxing hours going through the Fundy Geological Museum. I found it informative and interesting, but this is an afternoon stop, not a whole day trip. Some of the displays could use a little updating or repair, but for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

We loved this little museum. It has some really unique and interesting exhibits, plus it is in a pretty location where you can just enjoy the view.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

My wife and I stopped here in August on our 2018 cross country road trip. We were really surprised at the extensive displays and impressed with this museum. It has lots of parking, an excellent gift shop and even activities for kids. It’s very well...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

After reading about this tour in the local newspaper we decided to visit Parrsboro and take part in a "Wasson Bluff: Jurassic Dinosaur Site Guided Tour". After registering, we drove to the designated entrance of the site on the roadway and then walked down the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

A nice selection of minerals and some limited fossils. It was set up more to show children the interesting facts and the type of materials found in NS.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

We travelled to the museum with our 6 year old. We were all pretty impressed by some of the things we learned. We chose not to take the beach tour. After we left the museum we went for a drive and ended up at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

This geological museum was treat to visit mainly because of the informative and attentive guide who showed us round. If you are in the area it is well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Keith B
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This museum is well looked after with plenty of detailed architectural finds. If you are interested in this type of thing you will find it fascinating. But if you have young children who love dinosaurs it is above their interest level. It is interesting to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diane D
Reviewed July 30, 2018

the displays are well-presented by and large and we were very ably assisted by a friendly, knowledgeable student doing a summer job

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank idebeerbrooks
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Enjoyed the mix of geology and fossils, as well as learning about the area. The young staff members were very engaging, friendly and knowledgeable. Followed a tour group and heard a lot of the leader's comments, plus had the advantage of another staff member present,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Admission to Gallery $8.25 Adults $4.75 Children (ages 6-17) Children under 5 FREE $6.75 Seniors $6.75 University Students $17.50 Family (2 and children) $13.00 Family (1 and children) $6.75... More
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