Cape Breton Bike Rally

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

The Cape Breton Rally is a fun and event filled weekend for motorcycle riders to enjoy the scenery, roads, culture and hospitality of Cape Breton Island. There will be guided rides including a ride around the f...

Visit Website More Info »

CultureFête: a 1700s Multicultural Fair

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

CultureFête – an 18th century style festival with encampment Experience the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of the 18th century as the streets of Louisbourg come alive in a market atmosphere during this v...

Visit Website More Info »

Prisoner of the Day

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Play the role of the prisoner during the Public Punishment. You will be fed bread and water and then escorted by soldiers to the iron collar. Daily July 1 to September 15, 2017: 1:45 pm 30 minutes $36.80 (t...

Visit Website More Info »

The Great Louisbourg Sleepover

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Eat, drink and be merry! You are invited to come enjoy a unique evening at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site. Guests will be camping on site, in the area of the King’s Bastion, for a special ...

More Info »

Learn to Camp

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

New campers will pitch tents and learn camping skills in the terreplein (courtyard) of the King's Bastion while spending the night under the star-filled sky inside the 18th century fortress walls. All you need...

Visit Website More Info »

Lovin’ Louisbourg

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Settle in for a delightful two-night stay at Louisbourg Harbour Inn, a century-old sea captain’s house on the shore of Cape Breton’s most historic harbour. Enjoy breakfast in our harbourside dining room, th...

Visit Website More Info »

Louisbourg – Time Travel

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Rub shoulders with Louisbourg’s resilient residents and time travel into their challenging lives within a remote fortress. Talk to a Compagnies Franches soldier about life at Louisbourg and witness the smoke ...

Visit Website More Info »

Foretress of Louisbourg National Historic Site – Fire a cannon. Have a Blast at Louisbourg!

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Add an explosive element to your visit - get trained as a cannoneer and fire a cannon! Light the fuse and wait for the blast of a cannon identical to those that defended 18th-century Louisbourg. An exclusive ex...

Visit Website More Info »

18th-Century Cape Breton

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Join us on this one-time opportunity for a guided tour of Cape Breton’s earliest settlements. Explore and learn through participating in life as it would have looked in the 18th century. Connect with locals a...

More Info »

Chocolate Treats Workshop

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

At the Fortress of Louisbourg, we're ready to delight all your senses! Throughout history, chocolate has been used as a currency, medicine, and of course, a delicious treat. The medicinal and culinary uses of...

Visit Website More Info »

Time Travel

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Experience life in 18th-century Canada - Time travel into everyday lives within Louisbourg and tackle some new old skills Rub shoulders with Louisbourg’s resilient residents and time travel into their challe...

Visit Website More Info »

Cabot Trail – From Halifax

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Alexander Graham Bell once said, “I have travelled around the globe. I have seen the Canadian and American Rockies, the Andes, the Alps and the Highlands of Scotland, but for simple beauty, Cape Breton outri...

Visit Website More Info »

Canada’s East Coast: Fins and Fiddles

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

This expedition cruise takes travellers to islands and remote parts of Canada's Atlantic coast. Eastern Canada is famous for a rich and diverse culture, found in small fishing communities and remote ports. Th...

Visit Website More Info »
FEATURED
Wake up in the past!

Wake up in the past!

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

18th-Century Equipped Camping Camp under the stars, safe inside the Fortress walls. A period canvas tent (already set up) is provided along with period lanterns, modern floor mats, a propane stove, and a fi re ...

Visit Website More Info »
FEATURED
Fire a Musket! Fire a Cannon!

Fire a Musket! Fire a Cannon!

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Louisbourg

Fire a Musket. Have a Ball!Sign up with the Compagnies Franches de la Marine and get a soldier's basic training (no push-ups required!). You will fi re an exact replica of an 18th-century musket. (30 min.) Fir...

Visit Website More Info »
Back to Top