Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site of Canada
191 Haché-Gallant Drive, Rocky Point, PE  

Discover the rich history of settlement, conflict and change during the struggle for control of North America and learn about the importance of this site to Mi'kmaq, French, Acadian and British history. Navigate the extensive trail system and enjoy a truly unique picnic experience on the grounds of the old fort, with spectacular views of Charlottetown. Visitor reception centre open July/August and engaging cultural programming offered during the summer months. For more information, please visit the website.

Email: [email protected]


Phone: 902-566-7050

Year Round
Day use washrooms (lower parking area), grounds and trails
maintained June 10-Oct 17
Visitor Reception Centre open daily, 9am - 5pm, July 1-Aug 31

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