COVID-19 and your visit to Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site
Openings and services differ across the country. Please check the Parks Canada national information portal dedicated to COVID-19 for regular updates.
Important information about your visit to Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site
Starting June 1, 2020 Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site is offering limited visitor access and basic services.
Visiting Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site will be different than it has been in the past. Therefore, we’re asking visitors to plan ahead by checking what’s open, what to expect and how to prepare for a safe and pleasant visit.
What’s open (updated March 31, 2021)
- Parking lots
- Visitor Centre
(Including the museum, washrooms, gift shop and multimedia presentation) as of June 19, 2021
- Portable washrooms as of June 19, 2021
- British casemates as of June 19, 2021
- Roaming interpretation as of June 19, 2021
What’s closed (updated March 31, 2021)
- Visitor Centre washroom
- 18th Century Camping
- Picnic pavilion
Your safety when visiting
- Visitors are always responsible for their own safety. Anyone participating in recreational activities should be extra cautious to avoid injury and/or getting lost to help minimize the demands placed on search and rescue teams and on the health care system.
- Always keep your pet on a leash and leave no trace.
- No entry fees will be charged for access to Fort Beauséjour – Fort Cumberland National Historic Site for the time being.
- For current pass holders, Parks Canada will automatically extend the end date of Discovery Passes for the full duration of the suspension period. That means that for each month or part of a month that visitor services are not offered due to Parks Canada’s efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19, a full month will be added to the end date of the annual pass.
- Visitors must respect all closures and signage.