History buffs and culture lovers will enjoy touring the ruins of a star-shaped fort that was vital to the 18th-century struggle between France and Britain over Acadie. Learn poignant stories of resilient settlers, soldiers, and American sympathizers, through fascinating artefacts and exhibits. Kids can dress up like “gate guards” and patrol the fort’s earthen glacis, casemates and battlegrounds. The site’s wide-open spaces make for wondrous kite flying and picnics.


  • 18th Century Equipped Camping

    Enjoy our fully equipped 18th-century-style camping! Tackle the outdoors and cultural activities all at once. We provide each group with an equipped period tent with the necessary equipment to spend the night.

  • Guided Tour App

    Take a guided tour of this important historic site at your own pace!

  • ​Fly a kite through time

    Built on a high ridge of land overlooking the Tantramar Marsh, musket fire once rang out at Fort Beauséjour. Today, you can grab a kite and soar above the historic ruins that seem to transcend time.

All activities

Sea birds Bird watching
Museum Museum
Dogs on leash Dog walking
Photo Opportunity Photography
Lookout Lookout
Picnic area Picnicking