Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre, Joggins

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#10 of 214 in Museums in Nova Scotia
Must see · World heritage site · Natural History Museum · Museum
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Take a jump back millions of years into the past at Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre, a World Heritage Site. A guided tour of the museum enlightens visitors with information about the time period that created the fossils and most of the coal deposits in the area. Head out on a short walk to the cliffs, where the fossils in the museum were discovered. Scour the beach and the rocks for fossils, and get an up-close look at your discoveries. Make sure to put the fossils back, as visitors are not allowed to take them home. Arrange to visit Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre and other attractions in Joggins using our Joggins itinerary maker app.
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  • I am not much of a fossil guy, but this was very interesting. We took the tour with Jordan who was a wealth of information. Taking us down on the beach and explaining the ages we were looking at... 
    I am not much of a fossil guy, but this was very interesting. We took the tour with Jordan who was a wealth of information. Taking us down on the beach and explaining the ages we were looking at...  more »
  • Don't let the 2019 update fool you - the Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre is open, and well worth the visit. The museum is cool and all, but sign up for a tour - affordable, and well worth it! 
    Don't let the 2019 update fool you - the Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre is open, and well worth the visit. The museum is cool and all, but sign up for a tour - affordable, and well worth it!  more »

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