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North Cape Wind Energy Interpretive Centre

21817 Route 12 | North Cape, Tignish, Prince Edward Island C0B 2B0, Canada
+1 902-882-2991
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Very informative

This is an excellent spot to spend a good chunk of a day. The drive up is scenic, and once there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul B
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Riverview, New Brunswick, Canada
Excellent hike

The main building was partly closed but it was nice to hike the point, see the light house and view... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
gOogl3pl3x
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Canada
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21817 Route 12 | North Cape, Tignish, Prince Edward Island C0B 2B0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent spot to spend a good chunk of a day. The drive up is scenic, and once there, the Interpretive Center is very interesting. There are approximately 24 windmills that are up and running and a very nice walking trails circles around...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The main building was partly closed but it was nice to hike the point, see the light house and view the windmill parts.

Thank gOogl3pl3x
Reviewed 10 June 2017

If you enjoy learning more about wind energy, then this place is probably the best that we have seen. The Cape also includes a rock reef that extends out into the ocean. Unfortunately, the day we were there the reef was covered by the tide....More

Thank livonia2017
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Driving up to the North Cape you will see many Wind turbines...it is quite a scene...and given Global Warming, quite encouraging. Wind making electricity! You can see a blade up close on the grounds..and then go to the Museum itself which for $4 (I think)...More

1  Thank leebill04
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My daughter and I walked quite a way out, and away from the interpretation centre. We were more interested in the beautiful landscape than the actually building. I loved the fact that there were so few people. We were able to walk down below and...More

Thank lastNovaScotian
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Disappointed that the facility was not open as it looked as if it would be informative. So walked around the building, read the information available, viewed the parts of the windmills, they really are huge. Very windy day!

Thank Carol J
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I took a friend here last evening - she is visiting from Scotland and delighted with the dinner. We were seated by a window with a wonderful view of the lighthouse and the ocean. It was dark by the time we finished our dinner and...More

1  Thank CWJeffery
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great Looking place.beautiful ocean view . Nice trail to walk. Well maintained natural beauty. I love this tip of PEI

Thank goldkid
Reviewed 28 August 2016

A beautiful place to go, we walked the shore line and the cliffs around the centre, and took in the information about the wind turbines. We went on a very windy day for the entire island so the turbines were at full force. The day...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This place was a great stop. Perfect for a long walk along the sea listening to the waves breaking on the shore, eating at the restaurant near by or visiting the interpretation center.

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BJ N
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It may be best to call ahead before arriving. As times may vary depending on the season.
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