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Louisbourg ready for 300th birthday bash

Louisbourg ready for 300th birthday bash

Written by: Adrian Brijbassi

Published on: Vacay.ca

Fortress Louisbourg was once among the most bustling cities in North America. This summer, the site of the colonial outpost will be again — so long as Lester Marchand has his way. Marchand is the Visitor Experience manager of the Parks Canada property that is celebrating the 300th anniversary of the founding of Louisbourg, the colony once nestled on this island formerly called Ile Royale. At its height, Louisbourg was such a vital fishing village…
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