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Today in Island History
1894 24 April A spring snowstorm catches lobster fishermen by surprise. At least two schooners are lost at sea, and lobster factories across the province report boats missing.
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Exhibits & Events

Call 902-357-7233 for info.
Call 902-368-6600 off season for information


   Our Summer Children's Activities for 2016


Mondays & Wednesdays- 9:30 - 11:00am
For ages 5 and older -  $5.00/child

Join staff for crafts, colouring and games every Monday and Wednesday

Basin Head   Marine Protected Area Tours

Beginning July 5,
each Tuesday and Thursday
9:30 am - 11:30 am

there will be free
Eco tours of the
Protected Area
for information email


                                Basin Head in June



Examples of Tuna in the Exhibit

Planning a trip for this summer?  Come visit us and then go for a swim!
We are located at one of the most beautiful white sand beaches on PEI!


Kids and Fun and Basin Head Fisheries Museum