Guided Dark-Sky Discovery Program

Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Explore stars and planets in Nova Scotia's only Dark-Sky Preserve. The Kejimkujik Guided Dark-Sky Discovery Program is available to private groups who book in advance.

Wonder at the thousands of stars that light up the night! Designated a Dark-Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomical Association of Canada, Kejimkujik’s night sky unveils a beautiful panorama of tens of thousands of stars, galaxies and more. Join a guided tour that weaves cultural skylore and modern discoveries into an unforgettable evening.

Includes the rental of one Dark-Sky kit per person.


Dates and times

June 1 to October 30

Program offered after sunset to ensure darkness. Contact Kejimkujik to confirm program time.


1 hour

Group sizes

Maximum: 20 people


Available in English and French

Reservations and payment

How to book

Registration is required a minimum of 48 hours in advance.


  • 902-682-2772 (from Victoria Day weekend to October 31)
  • 902-682-2770 (from November to Victoria Day weekend)


Cost: see prices under heritage presentation special programs

Travel trade fees: Please contact Kejimkujik

Cancellation policy

Cancellation is required a minimum of 24 hours in advance.

Contact Kejimkujik to cancel.

Travel trade details


Suitable for small groups

Facilities and services

Motorcoach parking available

Washrooms on site

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