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FORCE is open to the public. Admission is free.

The FORCE visitor centre overlooks the technology test site in the Minas Passage, Bay of Fundy.

The approximately 3,000-square foot facility houses interpretive exhibits, interactive displays, a small theatre/community room, as well as space for onsite meetings and research work.

The modular building’s sustainable features include passive solar heat gain in winter, high performance glazing and solar shading to help cooling in summer, and storm water drainage and control.

Location: 1156 West Bay Road, Black Rock, Cumberland County, Nova Scotia [click here for google map] – 10km from downtown Parrsboro, NS

Contact: For information re: tours please contact us.
phone: 902.254.2510


May 15-  June 28: open Thursday-Monday 10am-5pm; closed Tuesday-Wednesday. [Sat, May 27, closed: please join staff at the Fundy – Parrsboro Shore Trade Fair, Parrsboro Legion, 56 Moore St., from 10am-3pm].

June 29 – Aug 31: open daily (7 days a week) 10am-5pm.

Hours of Operation for September & October 2017 will be posted at a later date.

As always, if you have questions about FORCE or wish to book a tour, please reach out to us.

Please note:

During periods of operations, due to staff availability, the FORCE Visitor Centre may be self-guided only.

Outside normal operating hours (10am-5pm), the site is restricted to authorized personnel only.

Safe vehicle access to the site during the winter is not guaranteed – road and weather conditions vary significantly.