Louisbourg, Nova Scotia is home to the historic jewel, the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site.
Here, you can experience what life was like in the bustling French fortified town of Louisbourg in 1744.
From the freshest Atlantic seafood to inspiring seaside hikes – Louisbourg has something for everyone to enjoy. You might choose to spend the day combing a secluded beach, go on a geocaching hunt at the fortress, or go scuba diving among shipwrecks. As the sun goes down, take in live entertainment at the Louisbourg Playhouse or a serene sunset. After all that fresh sea air, you will sleep soundly here on Cape Breton’s east coast and awake to another day of possibility.
Louisbourg Nova Scotia is located on eastern Cape Breton Island, in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Click the menu icon on the map to see driving routes to Louisbourg as well as locations such as the North Sydney Ferry and Sydney Airport.