Ship’s Company Theatre has been producing theatre and providing arts programming for almost 4 decades in Parrsboro. Throughout a summer we see thousands of people from all over Nova Scotia and beyond come to check out The Ship.
The Fundy Geological Museum is a geological museum in Parrsboro. It first opened in 1993. It has received over 300,000 visitors since it opened, averaging more than 21,000 per year. The museum is part of the Nova Scotia Museum system.
BlackRock Bistro in Parrsboro offers a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy your Lunch and Dinner. With a variety of options including gluten free and vegetarian, they have something to suit everyone’s appetite!
Two Islands Brewing is a small craft brewery located here in Parrsboro. They produce quality beers that will appeal to both those who prefer traditional beers, and those who like to experiment with more modern flavour profiles.
Joggins Fossil Cliffs is a UNESCO World Heritage Site where the highest tides in the world reveal the most complete fossil record of the “Coal Age,” 100 million years before the dinosaurs.
Wild Caraway Restaruant & Café is an award-winning restaurant that provides guests with affordable, delicious, locally sourced meals served in a uniquely colourful setting overlooking the world-famous tides of the Bay of Fundy.
Parrsboro Creative operates year-round with the fundamental focus on their annual Parrsboro International Plein Air Festival, drawing the best of North America’s plein air painters to the area, and their Cultural Campus which offers a curriculum in a unique range of cultural disciplines from fine art and craft to music, theatre and the written word.
Ottawa House represents an important segment of Cumberland County’s history and illustrates mid-eighteenth century architecture, economic and cultural development. It is believed to be the one of the oldest buildings in the province of Nova Scotia.
Harbour View Restaurant is a seasonal restaurant in picturesque Parrsboro. You can enjoy delicious local seafood while taking in the breathtaking views of the worlds highest tides, the Parrsboro lighthouse and the many boats passing through.
A UNESCO Global Geopark designation celebrates globally significant connections between geology, local communities, culture, and nature.
A UNESCO Global Geopark designation celebrates globally significant connections between geology, local communities, culture, and nature. Click button to learn more.
From Debert to Apple River, follow the stunning Bay of Fundy shoreline to explore the many attractions, experiences and geological wonders within the Geopark. See cliffs towering 300 feet over the world's highest tides, visit spectacular provincial parks featuring hiking trails, island views, and stunning rock formations.
The Bay of Fundy is home of the world's highest tides which rise and fall quickly. Be sure to check Bay of Fundy tide times before visiting beaches and shoreline attractions in this region.
Because the tides are forever shaping this unique landscape, keep a safe distance from the edge and base of cliffs while exploring the Geopark.
One of the most common things we hear at check-out is: "if I'd know there was this much to see and do, we would've stayed longer!" In order to help our guests, here is a sample four day itinerary you might use to enhance your Parrsboro experience!
Enjoy your trip to Parrsboro, Nova Scotia!
The Maple Inn is the perfect place to stay for multi-day trips to our region. Let us be your home base while you explore the incredible beauty and history of the Cliffs of Fundy Geopark and the surrounding areas. Let us help you relax and recharge for another day of adventure. When you book directly through this website for multiple nights, you can save some money too!