The Bastion

104 Front St.
Nanaimo, BC V9R 2X1- Map It
(250) 753-1821

AAA Editor Notes

The Bastion is on Front St. across from the Coast Bastion Inn. The small fort was built in 1853 to protect early settlers. A display shows how the bastion was used in the 1860s. A noon ceremonial cannon firing is conducted by staff dressed in period costumes.
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Hours: Mon.-Sat. 10-5, Victoria Day weekend-Labour Day.