UNESCO World Heritage site, “the best surviving example of a planned British colonial settlement in North America. Established in it has retained its original layout and overall appearance, based on a rectangular gr
St. John's Anglican Church, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. The town was established during Father Le Loutre's War. The historic town was designated a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Site in 1995. This designation ensures protection for much of Lunenburg's unique architecture and civic design, being the best example of planned British colonial settlement in North America.