Plan your visit

Skmaqn–Port-la-Joye–Fort Amherst National Historic Site

Skmaqn—Port-la-Joye—Fort Amherst National Historic Site is located on Route 19 in Rocky Point, 40 km west of Charlottetown and 55 km east of Borden-Carleton. The site is open year-round for self-guided tours and washroom facilities are open from mid-June to early autumn.  

Plan to spend a few hours exploring the site, interpretive panels and walking trails offering stunning views of Charlottetown Harbour. Special events include Acadian National Feast Day each August.

How to get here


191 Haché Gallant Drive
Rocky Point PE C0A 1H2

Free admission. Other fees still apply.

Facilities and services

Dogs on leash Dogs on leash
Information Information
Lookout Lookout
Parking Parking
Picnic area Picnic area
Restrooms Restrooms
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