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Annapolis Tidal Generating Station

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236 Prince Albert Road, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1E0, Canada
+1 902-532-0502
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Really cool

This place I almost drove by but I'm glad a did not . The people there were very friendly. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ShadBayHiker7
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Halifax, Canada
Very interesting and unique - highly informative

I'd heard about he Tidal generating station but did not plan to stop here. We drive right past it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ryan K
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Oak Ridge, North Carolina
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236 Prince Albert Road, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia B0S 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place I almost drove by but I'm glad a did not . The people there were very friendly. The second floor is really cool.

Thank ShadBayHiker7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'd heard about he Tidal generating station but did not plan to stop here. We drive right past it so I decided why not take a quick peak in. The guide inside was awesome and he has just started ...... before I knew it we...More

Thank Ryan K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an interesting place! I very nearly drove past it, but glad I didn't. The staff (just 2 when I was there) were so very interesting. They obviously were very committed to the project and were so very helpful in giving full explanations of all...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This building is a regular visitor information site on the first floor with lots of area and provincial information. The second floor has a wealth of information about how the tide is used to generate electricity at this station. The turbine model and the gentleman...More

Thank RandMV
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative about the working of the station and similar ones and issues around the world. Les the guide is very knowledgeable

Thank CDNLesley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't get to see the workings of the plant, but we learned a lot! The tour guide knew his topic inside and out...I suspect he has been at this for quite a while. His explanations were easy to understand and he was fun to...More

Thank WisDeb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped there to get information on the tidal bore. Staff was very helpful. Lots of information and brochures.

Thank jewels299
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Want to understand why they are not trying to harness the enormous power of the Bay of Funday tides? Then take this tour. You will have no questions afterwards. It is well worth it.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Being an environmental educator, I had to stop here while in town. Plenty of information and a tour of the generator. Interesting place for anyone.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is the only operating tidal generator in North America. Free tours are offered from three hours before high tide to three hours after. Henry will give you an explanation of how a tidal generator works and why The Bay of Fundy, with its 40...More

Thank phat_dawg_21
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