Fort Edward National Historic Site of Canada

How to Get There

map of southwestern Nova Scotia © Parks Canada

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GPS icon GPS Coordinates
N 44.99654  W 064.13511

Address - 67 Fort Edward Street, Windsor, Nova Scotia  B0N 2T0


By car:

Fort Edward is located in Windsor - you may see it as you travel along Highway 101. From Highway 101, take Exit 6 and follow Water Street into town. Turn left at the first intersection; the site is located on Fort Edward Street.
Driving time from Halifax is approximately 1 hour; from Yarmouth, approximately 3 hours.

By air:

The Halifax International Airport has regular flights to and from North America and Europe. From the airport take Highway 102, to Exit 4B (Windsor/Annapolis Valley) and on to Highway 101. Take Highway 101 to Exit 6 and follow the directions above.

By train:

Via Rail has regular train service to the nearest train station at Halifax. From Halifax, take Highway 102, to Exit 4B (Windsor/Annapolis Valley) and on to Highway 101. Take Highway 101 to Exit 6 and follow the directions above.

By ferry:

Bay Ferries offers ferry services to southwestern Nova Scotia. The Princess of Acadia sails between Saint John, New Brunswick and Digby, Nova Scotia. Driving time from Digby to Windsor is approximately 2 hours.
 

Helpful links:

Parks Canada Visitor Guide - Atlantic Canada 
Town of Windsor
NovaScotia.com - NS Official Tourism website 
Via Rail
Halifax International Airport
Bay Ferries

 


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