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Hours of Operation

The facilities are open from May 19th - October 5th for the 2007 season. Services are offered seven days a week, including holidays.

Open: May 19th to October 5th, 2007:
Hours of operation: 7 days a week

               May 19th to July 1st, 2007 (10:00 am - 5:00 pm)
               July 2nd to September 2nd, 2007 (9:00 am - 7:00 pm)
  • Gift Shop
  • Interpretation Centre
  • 17th Century Kitchen

Field crew: Mid-June to October 5th, 2007:
Hours of operation: Monday to Friday (8:00 am - 4:30 pm)
  • Laboratory
  • Archaeological Site


Guided tours are offered seven days a week. The tour is approximately one hour long and covers the Archaeological Site, the Interpretation Centre and Conservation Laboratory. The 17th Century Kitchen and the Gardens are also included in the tour. All tours must first register at the Interpretation Centre.


Reservations are not required. However, we would request groups of 10 or more pre-register in advance of their arrival. This allows preparation for group and possible schedule flexibility.

For hours of operation or to book a tour, please call
1-877-326-5669 (toll free) or 1-709-432-3200.

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