Fundy Geological Museum
162 Two Islands Road
PO Box 640
Parrsboro, NS B0M 1S0
Tel: 902 254 3814
Toll-free: 1 866 856 DINO (3406)
Fax: 902 254 3666
Have fun learning geology! Through exhibits, stories, hands-on fun, photos, and more, students explore the geology of the area with the help of trained interpreters and then visit the museum to discover how the earth has changed over the last billion years.
The day’s tide times determine whether the program begins with a beach tour or with a museum tour, lab, and souvenir-making workshop.
Find out about local dinosaur discoveries and the unique, rich geological history of the area. Customize this package to include
Did you know that Nova Scotia is a treasure chest of rich minerals? This program includes:
Fundy Geological Museum, or complete a specimen card of local minerals.
Day Program Prices
Please note: Chaperones and teachers receive free admission to the museum; however, chaperones pay the cost of materials if participating in other activities. All prices include taxes.
$6.60 per person; allow 3–5 hours
Includes museum video, guided museum tour, a $3 workshop, guided beach tour, and lab or activity. (Workshop/tour/lab activity choices are described below.)
Build Your Own Package
$2.60 per person; allow 45 minutes–1 hour
Includes museum video and guided tour of museum
$3.75 per person for each 30-minute workshop
$1.50 per person for each 15- to 30-minute workshop
$ .50 per person for each 15- to 30-minute activity
$ .50 per person for a 15- to 30-minute lab activity
$1 per person guided beach tour
A Night At The Museum!
Join us for a night with the dinosaurs! Set up your bedroll in the museum gallery, roast marshmallows around the campfire or go for a hike with your guide. Then, settle in for a night at the Museum!
After breakfast, look for minerals at a local beach, learn about rocks and minerals of the Bay of Fundy AND see Canada’s oldest dinosaur bones! At noon, enjoy a lunch of T-Rex toes.
Can’t join us for the night? We are only 100 kms from Truro or 60 kms from Amherst. Take advantage of our 3-5 hour day. This includes a museum tour, a workshop, and a field trip for $5.75.
All prices are before tax.
All overnight groups pay a fee of $115 for sleeping at the museum.
The food fee for our new 20-hour (7 pm - 3 pm) is $25 per person. This includes meals, a museum tour, a field trip to a mineral or fossil beach and two workshops.
The food fee for our 24-hour (1 pm -1 pm) overnight is $30. This includes meals, a museum tour, two field trips and three workshops.
We welcome your calls and are happy to individualize your program. Book now! We look forward to seeing you at the Fundy Geological Museum in Parrsboro, N.S.
Your FGM Education Team,