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When looking up activities to see and experience during our most recent trip to the Halifax area, I stumbled across the Prince of Wales Tower. As a bit of a history buff, the site intrigued me. I knew it was old, but didn’t know how...More
Interesting building part of the defense system build by the British empire to protect the Halifax harbour, it is an interesting construction, but it could take visitors to another level if they could get inside the tower. Nevertheless, interesting history behind the tower. If you...More
This is a former military installation built in 1796 and is a Martello tower. It was used at various times as part of the defense works of the port of Halifax. There is no public access into the building. There is a plaque on the...More
Besides being so ancient with such a huge history why miss up on seeing it?
It is a bit of walk however you get to see all the natural surroundings before you get there. That is the great thing about nature...it is always changing to...More
I purposely went to Point Pleasant Park just to see the tower and when I finally found it (I got a little lost) I was a little disappointed. I thought I would be able to go inside but unfortunately you can't. I walked around the...More