DISTANCE FROM HALIFAX: 85kms / 1hr Drive
HIGHLIGHTS: Statue of Evangeline, Memorail Church, Domaine de Grand Pré Winery, Evangeline Beach, Acadia University, Annapolis Valley Orchids
THINGS TO SEE & DO:
Stroll through the Victorian flower gardens.
The famous Statue of Evangeline.
Visit the Memorial Church
Tour Domaine de Grand-Pré Vineyard
Have a picnic at Evangeline Beach and observe the world's highest tides.
Take a self guided walking tour of the historic town of Wolfville.
HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday thru Sunday 9AM - 5PM
ENTRY FEES: Adult: $ 7.80 Senior: $ 6.55 (65 years and up) Child: $ 3.90 (6 through 16 years) Family/Group: $19.60 (Up to 7 people, a maximum of 2 adults) School Group: $ 2.90 per student (without guide) $ 3.90 per student (with guide) Commercial Groups: $ 6.55 per person
DIRECTIONS FROM HALIFAX:
Take Highway 101 to exit 10 for Grand Pré, Continue straight onto Evangeline Trail/NS-1 W (signs for Nova Scotia Trunk 1/Grand Pré/Wolfville) for 1.4 km. Turn right onto Grand Pré Rd. Grand Pré National Historic Site will be on the left.
GOOGLE MAP: Grand Pre + Wolfville Map
DESCRIPTION: Grand-Pré a Unesco World Heritage Site is a National Historic Site administered by Parks Canada to commemorate the Acadians of Minas Basin and their deportation. Here you will discover the Covenanter Church, the oldest existing Presbyterian church in Nova Scotia, one of Nova Scotia's best known vineyard, Domaine de Grand-Pré and Evangeline Beach which is a famous stopover for providing a fantastic view point of the world's highest tides.