Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Contact

Phone 902-733-3552

Website parkscanada.gc.ca

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

The Fortress of Louisbourg: A Mighty Adventure Is Waiting for You
On Cape Breton’s rocky shoreline east of Sydney, Nova Scotia, the Fortress of Louisbourg brings you back into one of North America’s busiest 18th-century seaports. Founded by the French in 1713, this one-quarter reconstruction of the original French town and fortifications is the largest – and best – of its kind in North America, offering a wealth of experiences for visitors to enjoy.

The Fortress of Louisbourg and its significance to Canada
Nova Scotia’s colonial history was largely shaped by decisions far across the Atlantic. When the War of Spanish Succession was…
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North Sydney Historical Society

North Sydney Historical Society

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