Cobequid Interpretive & Welcome Centre

Months of Operation

June 20 - September 1


3246 Highway 2, Economy, Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley


Anita MacLellan

T: 902-647-2600

O/S: 902-647-2312

F: 902-647-2600



The Cobequid Interpretive & Welcome Centre, situated in Economy (Highway 2) in the Fundy Shore and the Annapolis Valley region, provides pictures, films and interpretive panels to explain the geology, history and culture of the West Colchester area. The only original World War II Observation Tower in the Maritimes offers a spectacular view of the tides and countryside. There is a large picnic and recreation area on site

The Centre can also provide hiking trail information in Colchester highlighting the river, gorges, and waterfalls in the Economy River Wilderness Area, as well as Thomas’ Cove Coastal Reserve trails. Bus tours are welcome.

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Facilities / Services

Bus tours
Picnic tables
Limited accessibility
Internet access

Detailed Information

Admission: Donations welcome.