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.

2019 Hours

We are open with full animation, daily from 10 am to 5 pm, through until October 20, 2019.  


June 29, 2019
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 7 to 10 pm Admission: $8 for 19 and older Admission is free for 18 years and under (they must be accompanied by a parent/guardian) Come kick up your heels at our family...
Repeats every week every Friday and every Saturday until Sat Aug 31 2019.
July 5, 2019 to August 31, 2019
        Come join us for a guided storytelling tour of the Highland Village. This special folklife experience will give you insight into the lives and stories of Nova Scotia Gaels. The group will...
July 6, 2019
Danns a’ Bhaile | Village Dance Storytelling & Dance Music was an integral part of life for the Gaels. There are many songs and stories about their talents and tunes written. Another important...
July 20, 2019
Feasgar an Truisg | Codfish Supper Satisfy your taste buds with a feed of salt cod, potatoes and all the trimmings of a traditional Cape Breton codfish supper. Dinner admission includes entry to the...

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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.