The Explorer’s Experience

October, 2018 — important notice regarding beach tours

2-Hour tours available October 27 & 28, 2018. We will be conducting the final 2 hour tours of the season from an alternative beach access point. Book your spot on the tour today.

Due to storm damage, the beach access point at the Joggins Fossil Centre is closed until repairs are completed. If you’ve booked an upcoming tour please contact Jordan at or call (902) 251-2727 ext. 222. Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

2-hour guided tour

Examine the finest example in the world of life in the Coal Age as it is preserved in stone in the sea cliffs of Joggins. This 2-hour tour, led by a knowledgeable interpreter, provides the Explorer an opportunity to see into the magnificently-exposed layers of rock that reveal the world's most complete fossil record of life 300 million years ago, when lush forests covered Joggins and much of the world's tropics.

  • Moderate terrain
  • It is recommended that you call ahead or email. See below.
  • Hard hats will be provided and must be worn

Admission fees — taxes included


To book your tour, please

Published: 2016-05-03