The following lighthouses are open for business this month:

Lighthouse Where County
What When
Cape Forchu Yarmouth, NS Yarmouth

Now happening: New guided tour to the lantern room! 

OPEN: Keeper's Kitchen

Must book in advance at  Tours available Thursday evening, Friday to Sunday 10am to 4pm.   Participants must be at least 48" tall and weigh less than 250 lbs; sign a liability waiver.  Fee: $12.50/adult and $6.25/children under 12.  Last day to climb:  Sept 11th.

Now thru September 15.  Open 6 days/week (closed Mondays) with hours of 11am to 4pm.  Please visit or for current Covid restrictions. 

Port Bickerton Port Bickerton, NS Guysborough Keeper house rental; trails

$725.00 weekly rental for a 2 bedroom furnished house with bedding and towels.  Available from           May 1 to November 1.  Please click here for details and photos: Keeper's House

Trails are open and now maintained starting  July 1st.  See Trails for details.

No access to public washrooms at this time.

Spencer's Island Spencer's Island, NS Cumberland Lighthouse Lighthouse operating as a museum and historical property interpretative guide.  Starting July 1 open Wednesday till Sunday 10 am to 5 pm
Walton Walton,NS Hants Lighthouse Park and trails, giftshop and lower level of lighthouse open July 1 8am to 8pm  



Contact NSLPS

C/O Maritime Museum of the Atlantic
1675 Lower Water Street
Halifax NS, Canada B3J 1S3