Port-Royal National Historic Site, Annapolis Royal

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.6/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web
Step into a re-creation of France's first successful New World colony when you visit Port-Royal National Historic Site. A walk through the village gives you the experience what one of the earliest settlements in Canada was like. Staff dress in period costumes and many perform jobs and tasks from the time period. Children can take part in an explorer program by completing various period educational tasks around the village. Once kids complete the tasks, they are rewarded with a souvenir. For Port-Royal National Historic Site and beyond, use our Annapolis Royal travel itinerary planner to get the most from your Annapolis Royal vacation.
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  • Down a small road to the west of Annapolis Royal we were not sure what the site would like or whether it would be interesting. We pulled into the parking lot still unclear but after a short walk came ...  read more »
  • OK, it's not the biggest historic site in the world, but the way you're thrown back in time, wandering through the different rooms, with all the displays as if the occupants just left, is remarkable. ...  read more »
  • Reconstruction of what the old fort was thought to have looked like. Beautiful grounds and setting, but not enough there to warrant a special trip. Should be of interest to children. 
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