Celebrating the History and Culture of Northern Cape Breton Island

Birthday party at the North Highland Community Museum

A Community Resource

The North Highlands Community Museum & Culture Centre showcases the history and heritage of Northern Cape Breton, and serves as a local gathering place for the community to share the stories and talents of our people.
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Tour of the North Highland Community Museum in Cape Breton

Visitor Information

Mid June – Mid October
Open 9-5 daily
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$3 per person or $8 per family.
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Check out our calendar of events. North Highland Community Museum hosts a wide range of local acts and events including musicians, visiting speakers and more.

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Local Weather

Check current conditions observed at the Museum’s weather station! Updated every 60 seconds.

Cabot Trail Travel

Cabot Trail Activities

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