Located in the heart of Cape Breton Island, voted #1 Island destination in the US and Canada & 3rd most desirable island destination in the world by "Travel + Leisure Magazine".
Louisbourg, Nova Scotia
France's jewel in the 18th century. Canada's treasure today. North America's largest historical reconstruction. Discover an 18th century adventure nestled on the edge of a continent – a place where muskets and mortars, women in hoop skirts and men in wigs, town criers and the 'iron collar' are a part of everyday life. There's lots to see and do – plan to spend the whole day! Your first stop is the Visitor Centre, just beyond the modern town of Louisbourg. Open from June 1 to October 15.
42 Birkley Street, Glace Bay, Nova Scotia B1A 5T8
Take an interactive tour of our Coal Mining past in a real coal mine. Journey below the ocean and experience what it was like to be a coal miner at the Miner's Museum
4119 Rte 223 Iona, Iona, NS B2C1A3
Highland Village Museum / An Clachan Gàidhealach is a living history museum and cultural centre that celebrates the Gaelic experience in Nova Scotia. On a 43 acre hillside overlooking the world renowned Bras d'Or Lakes, Nova Scotia's rich Scottish Gaelic culture comes alive with costumed staff, farm animals, period buildings and artifacts.
Harbourside Place 45 Wabana Court, Sydney, NS B1P0B9
The park was designed as a park facility for people of all ages. Paved pathways wind through the park providing excellent areas for recreational walking. For runners and bikers the park offers a variety of trails that can serve as training facility where organized runs could be hosted. Natural open spaces provide areas of recreation for families and sports enthusiasts. Explore the features of Open Hearth Park and plan a day trip!