Aerial view of York Redoubt National Historic Site

Sitting atop a scenic bluff at the mouth of the channel in Halifax Harbour, York Redoubt offers fabulous views of Halifax. It also has a rich history as a vital defensive military installation. Lace up your walking shoes and explore a part of Canada’s military heritage that spans three centuries. Walk among the armament, learn from the visual displays and breathe in the Atlantic ocean breezes. Prepare for the weather and a fascinating day.


All activities

Dogs on leash Dog walking
Photo Opportunity Photography
Notice board Interpretive trail
Picnic area Picnicking
Lookout Lookout