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  • Heritage Day

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink History Nature Sports and recreation
    Time: 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Location(s): Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
    Cost: Free

    Join us at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site for Heritage Day, a free day of family fun on Sunday, February 19 from 12 pm to 4 pm!

    We will celebrate the day with indoor and outdoor activities for the whole family, including roasting marshmallows, children’s activities, and a virtual reality experience!

    Please note that we will be accepting donations for the Louisbourg Food Bank.

    Stay tuned for more information on Heritage Day, or contact or 902-919-8392



Wagon Rides

February 9, 2020

12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Free admission for all

Join us for a free afternoon of family fun! Wagon rides, marshmallow roasting, hot chocolate, 18th century games and activities are on the program to create memorable moments to cherish. If there’s snow, bring your toboggan for sledding down the glacis with the majestic King’s Bastion as your backdrop or bring your snowshoes to enjoy the period vistas of the 18th century by foot.

This event is part of the Taste of Winter programming, co-hosted by Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Fortress Louisbourg Association and Parks Canada.

Check the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site Facebook page or call 902-733-3552 on the day of the event to confirm that weather conditions are suitable.

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