Fundy Tidal Interpretive Centre

The Fundy Tidal Interpretation Centre is a great place to visit during your exploration of East Hants.

There’s plenty of on-site opportunities to learn about the history of the region and science of the world’s highest recorded tides.

Be inspired by the surrounding natural wonders of the Fundy Tides. (An insider tip: try to visit during low and high tides; tides fluctuate during the day and seasonally so ensure you check the tide schedule.)

  • Explore the tidal observation park and interpretive centre – learn more about the history, facts & fun behind the world’s highest tides
  • Make sure you see both high and low tide from our tidal observation deck looking over the incredible Shubenacadie River
  • Plan a nature walk on the trail, complete with opportunities for bird & eagle watching
  • Learn more about the ecosystems of our region with the entire family through the Ducks Unlimited marsh program
  • Learn things you never knew you knew with our tour guides and interpretative exhibits – facts and fun for the entire family!

Close to Halifax

Visit us at 9865 Highway 236, South Maitland.  Just an hour from Halifax, the site is wheelchair accessible with plenty of parking; public washrooms and pets are welcome too. Day trips, group excursions or family fun days, the Interpretive Centre is the perfect way for family and friends of all ages to explore the magic of the Bay of Fundy.  The 2017 schedule for Tidal Bore times is now available, be sure to not miss out on all the fun!

Fundy Tidal Interpretive Centre opens May 19th, 2017.

PDF 2017 Maitland & South Maitland Tidal Bore Times (mobile friendly)