Ste-Anne First Chapel Site

Months of Operation

July 1 - August 31


Rocco Point Road, Ste-Anne-du-Ruisseau, Yarmouth & Acadian Shores


F: 902-648-2342



A replica of the first chapel (1784: after the Acadians returned from exile), and the first cemetery. On site, there is an interpretation of the early history of the parish, founded in 1799 and the oldest in Southwest Nova Scotia. Information on the construction methods used to build the chapel, as well as related archaeological artifacts, are also on display. 

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Facilities / Services

Picnic tables

Detailed Information

Admission: Free-will offering.
Directions: Hwy 103, Exit 32A or 33 to Rte 3 to Rocco Point Rd (1.5 km/1 mi from Ste-Anne Church).