Baile nan Gàidheal | Highland Village

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

Nova Scotia Webcams from the Malagawatch Church Steeple

The Highland Village is excited to join the Nova Scotia webcams family. We have two webcams broadcasting from the steeple of our Malagawatch Church on our site. The Iona camera looks over to the Barra Strait its bridges and east to the Boisdale Hills. The Highland Village camera captures our farm and the beautiful Bras d’Or Lake.

Off-Season Hours

Our off season hours (administrative offices & gift shop) are Monday to Friday from 9 am to 5 pm. The 2019 season starts on June 1.


May 25, 2019
Children ages 5-12 are invited to join instructor Stacey MacLean & Friends in a day of games, songs and crafts - all through the medium of Gaelic.  Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm Cost: $25.00 Children...
June 1, 2019
Join us for our opening day for the 2019 season!
June 8, 2019
  Join us for Biadh is Baile | Highland Fare Day as we celebrate Highland food and fare. Visit homes throughout the site as we prepare traditional meals. You can even help us plant our gardens....
June 9, 2019
    Join us for a special Calum Cille/St. Columba Day Milling Frolic in the Centre Chimney House. Born in sixth century Donegal, Calum Cille (meaning Dove of the Church) is the most eminent of...

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Baile nan Gàidheal | Highland Village

(902) 725-2272

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Baile nan Gàidheal | Highland Village

Iona, Nova Scotia

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