Welcome to the Cape Forchu Lightstation, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia!
Celebrating 175 years: 1840-2015
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Click here for a look back (video 1:20, by Bruce Bishop Communications Ltd.)

Canada's Great Public Space 2012 - Canadian Institute of Planners Great Places In Canada Competition
News stories - April 26, 2012: Yarmouth Vanguard / Halifax Chronicle Herald
Best Ocean View, and Best Experience for Visitors: climbing the rocks at Cape Forchu
Best of Yarmouth and Acadian Shores Awards 2013   full results: YAS Stakeholder Portal

Check out the views in our Photo Gallery

Gift shop, Museum, and Tea Room now open.
Museum hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tearoom hours: 11:00am - 7:00pm; last seating at 6:30

Welcome Friends of the Light history museum
park tea room gift shop map directions
events hours of operation guestbook links

The Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society
77-2 Parade St., Suite 105
Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, B5A 3B3

Tel: (902) 742-4522 (seasonal)
E-Mail: yarlighthouse@eastlink.ca

Physical address:
1856 Cape Forchu
Hwy #304, Yarmouth Co. NS, B5A 4G7

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most uncredited photos on this site © Cliff Gavel, Debbie Roberts, Zelaina Strug-Zelmer

© 2014 The Friends of the Yarmouth Light Society
Site administrator: Jim Rideout