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Christmas by the Sea - Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

259 Park Service Rd


Enjoy a free day of holiday fun inside the walls of the historic Fortress of Louisbourg!

The Fortress Louisbourg Association and the Louisbourg and Area Partnerships for Progress Society are collaborating to present this year’s annual Christmas Village Square with stationary displays from all your favourite float decorators, a holiday gift market with some incredible local creators, food trucks, and live music in La Taverne Storehouse!!

Drop by this free event from 12pm to 6pm on December 11, 2021. 


As of October 4, 2021, following provincial public health measures, proof of full vaccination is required at all Nova Scotia national historic sites, and Parks Canada organized events and experiences for visitors 12 years of age and older.

There may be exceptions where proof of full vaccination is required in other areas and circumstances not listed above.

In addition, Parks Canada is still requiring masks to be worn indoors for the time being. We look forward to welcoming you and we’ll be smiling under our masks!

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