Annapolis Tidal Generating Station, Annapolis Royal

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web
Admire the engineering at Annapolis Tidal Generating Station, one of the few tidal power plants in the world. Since 1984, this alternative energy project has generated electricity by harnessing the water power of the Annapolis River. Take an organized tour to learn about the station's history and development. You'll see the details of its clever design, and if you're there in the morning or afternoon, you'll witness what happens when the tides change. With our world travel planner, Annapolis Royal attractions like Annapolis Tidal Generating Station can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Our tour guide Les was very good, as he detailed the plant's operation in detail. You start upstairs where he goes over the model to describe the workings of the station. After the talk, often humorou...  read more »
  • Very informative. Learned not only about the design of the power plant, but also the myriad challenges of generating power from the tidal flows of the Bay of Fundy. Definitely worth a visit. 
  • We went out of our way to visit this facility and I’m awfully glad we did. Anyone interested in alternative energy sources should find a stop at the Interpretive Centre here an entertaining and educat...  read more »
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