Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

Discover the spirit of innovation and creativity in the quaint village of Baddeck, Nova Scotia. Be inspired by the natural beauty of Una'ma'kik (Cape Breton Island), just as the Bell family did 100 years ago. Enjoy the breath-taking scenery of the surrounding hills and waters of the Bras d'Or Lake.

Hands wearing white gloves hold a book entitled Baddeck

Be inspired by innovation

Discover artifacts from Alexander Graham Bell's life.

 An a-frame building on a sunny day

Calendar of events

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A bee on a flower during a sunny day

Meander through love and nature

Celebrate Mabel Bell's contributions to biodiversity and science. Visit the new interpretive gardens on site.

Visiting Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

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Daily visitor fees, program fees, and more. Free admission for youth.

About Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

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Hours of operation

May 17 to October 30, 2024
Every day, from 9 am to 5 pm

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