Welcome to the Highland Village, a living history museum and cultural centre that celebrates the Gaelic experience in Nova Scotia.

Google Maps Tour of the Site

Click here for a special tour of our site through Google Maps.

“Cabar Féidh” 

Cabar Féidh, pronounced capp-er fay, is the new Highland Village Blog. Our posts will feature Nova Scotia Gaels, elements of their rich culture legacy and the identity that defines our Eastern Nova Scotia communities, as well as, Highland Village news and programming information.

 
 
 

 

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
You are invited to join us a Gaelic tea and Social. Drop in anytime
between 2 and 4 for tea and Gaelic conversation. Only Gaelic will
be spoken. All are welcome.

The Village is now closed for the season. We will reopen
June 1st, 2016.

 

Butter Making 2

Experience Nova Scotia’s Gaelic culture, heritage and hospitality at this living history museum and folk-life centre in scenic Iona, located in the heart of Cape Breton and overlooking the magnificent Barramens Strait on the Bras d’Or Lakes.

An Drochaid

The Nova Scotia Highland Village Society is pleased to announce the launch of An Drochaid Eadarainn (The Bridge Between Us), a culture and heritage website.

The site aims to serve as an interactive portal emulating the social transmission of Gaelic language and culture through technology.

Celtic Heart 2012

Storas na h-oigridh

Highland Village Museum
An Clachan Gàidhealach 

(902) 725-2272
1-866-442-3542
highlandvillage@novascotia.ca

Be social.

 

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Unlimited Visits

Come for an hour or stay for the day.  The choice is yours with a Nova Scotia Museum Annual Pass.