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
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
Tuesdays & Thursdays - 2pm
Wednesdays & Fridays - 2pm
Saturdays - 2pm
Visit the Gaels of Nova Scotia & Léirsinn exhibitions until October 18th, 2015.
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.
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.