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Mi’kmaw Interpretive Centre

58 Wolfe Street



Note: Due to COVID-19, the visitor experience at places administered by Parks Canada will be different than it has been in the past. The health and safety of visitors, employees and all Canadians is of the utmost importance.

Parks Canada continues to strongly recommend masks be worn indoors, on all transit and in common places and asks that visitors respect recommended social distancing measures at all times.

Parks Canada’s network of protected places is large and diverse. Visitor access, services, and even opening dates may vary across Cape Breton Island and Canso depending on local circumstances. Please visit and follow Parks Canada’s social media channels for information and updates on the status of all Parks Canada administered places.

Pjila’si | Welcome

Share stories, celebrate traditions, and explore cultural connections. Storytellers invite you to learn about the rich heritage of Unama’ki and the important role of L’nu, also known as the Mi’kmaq, in 18th century Louisbourg. Get a glimpse into history through images and artifacts, then experience authentic language, drumming, and demonstrations gathered around a campfire.

June 1 to October 11, 2021
De la Vallière House
Free with site entry fee

Some program capacities have been reduced to comply with public health guidelines and facilitate social distancing. For the best experience, we recommend reserving your spot in advance and checking our website and social media for the most up to date information when planning your visit. For more information or to book your spot contact: 902-733-3552 or [email protected]

Note that some promotional images depict visitor experiences pre-COVID 19

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