Fisherman's Cove


Government Wharf Rd

Eastern Passage

Halifax Metro

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T: 902-465-6093

F: 902-465-6899



May 1 - September 30


Fisherman’s Cove is a quaint restored 200-year-old fishing village offering visitors a peek into the past and a variety of activities to enjoy today. Fisherman’s Cove is situated in Eastern Passage along Nova Scotia’s Eastern Shore and just 20 minutes from downtown Halifax. Stroll the picturesque boardwalk and visit the many shops along the way where you will find Maritime art crafts, unique folk and souvenirs to take home with you to remind you of your visit. Fisherman’s Cove Gallery showcases local artists’ paintings, prints and cards (reproductions of paintings). Enjoy fantastic seafood, or tea and coffee with a tasty dessert.  Charter boats are available for whale watching, deep-sea fishing, and island tours. Visit the Marine interpretive centre (admission charged).

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Facilities / Services

Gift shop
Meeting facilities
Picnic tables
Public washroom
Wheelchair accessible
Limited accessibility
Childrens activities

Detailed Information

Admission: Admission free.
Directions: Off Shore Rd.

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