The Membertou Heritage Park honours the spirituality and the strength of the community by telling the story of Membertou, sharing the Mi'kmaq culture, and helping to preserve the heritage. During your visit, drop by Petroglyphs Gift Shop, and marvel at the handmade crafts by local artisans.
Cape Breton Centre for Craft & Design
This exceptional Gallery Shop contains the work of over 70 Cape Breton artisans. Browse hundreds of unique and one-of-a-kind items that are on display and available for purchase.
Sydney's Historic District
Enjoy a self-guided walking tour of historic downtown Sydney. Learn about life in the 18th century through exhibits, period homes, and the colourful stories told by costumed animators.
Join dynamic costumed guides for a spine-chilling ghost tour of the haunted streets of downtown Sydney.
The Big Fiddle & Boardwalk
Enjoy a leisurely stroll along our community boardwalk and take your photo with the world's largest fiddle.
Highland Arts Theatre
This newly renovated historic Church is now a state-of-the-art centre for arts and culture. Enjoy performances by Cape Breton's finest entertainers in music, dance, and theatre.
Open Hearth Park
This playground, dog park, entertainment venue, along with walking trails and sporting fields is known by locals as the remediated and beautified Sydney Tar Ponds Site.
Cape Breton Miner's Miners' Museum
Experience the life of a Cape Breton miner through exhibits and period buildings. Journey through the underground passages of the Ocean Deeps Colliery with a retired coal miner as your guide.
Cape Breton Fossil Centre
Enjoy a large collection of fossils from around the world. Complete your visit with a guided fossil excursion at a local beach.
Twin Lighthouse Farm
From the usual to the not so usual, prepare to meet a wide variety of animals from Highland Cattle to our own herd of Miniature Horses.
Cape Breton Farmers' Market
Open every Saturday from 8:30am — 1:00pm, the Market offers a variety of international cuisine, craft, and local produce.
Whitney Pier Historical Society Museum & Heritage Trail
Discover the rich, multi-cultural heritage of Whitney Pier. Take a peaceful walk through nature; a reminder of our storied past and a hopeful celebration of our future.
Every sip of our locally crafted beer represents our homage to a longstanding Cape Breton tradition: to make greatness in the most unexpected of places.
History buffs delight! A cultural heritage archive that strives to preserve the social, economic, political, and cultural history of Cape Breton Island.
Enjoy a day on the greens at Lingan Golf Club or Seaview Golf and Country Club.
Some of the best untold history is waiting to be discovered at our communities' museums. Glace Bay Heritage Museum; Dominion Heritage School House Museum; Fort Petrie Military Museum, New Waterford; Sydney Mines Heritage Museum & Fossil Centre; North Sydney Heritage Museum.
Port Morien Beach
Enjoy an afternoon at this serene beach set amidst a quaint fishing community.