Joggins Fossil Cliffs Centre, Joggins

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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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  • September 24, 2017
    There is a very interesting spot. It has a wonderful interpretive center about dinosaurs in general and the fossils that exist on this beach. Be sure to go during low tide. The cliffs are of shale. Yo...  more »
  • September 23, 2017
    This was one of the most interesting 2 hours I've spent in a long time. Totally lost track of time and could have stayed longer (if I didn't have to worry about high tide!). Don't have to be intereste...  more »
  • September 23, 2017
    We've found the UNESCO World Heritage sites are well worth the effort to get there. Joggins Fossil Cliffs reconfirmed our belief. The guide told us how much time we had and to keep an eye out because ...  more »

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