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.

 
 

Joe Neil MacNeil Memorial Lecture 
Restoring Nova Scotia Gaelic Identity
Wednesday, July 29, 7-8pm

Donald Og Day
Thursday, July 30, 10am-3pm

Là Mór a' Bhaile 
54th Annual Highland Village Day Concert 

Saturday, August 1,  2-6pm

​Céilidh
Tuesdays & Thursdays - 2pm

Milling Frolics
Wednesdays & Fridays - 2pm

Suas e!
Saturdays - 2pm 

Visit the Gaels of Nova Scotia & Léirsinn exhibitions until October 18th, 2015.

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

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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.