In Louisbourg, a Vital Coastal Community and the?Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site?Await You.
Louisbourg, Nova Scotia is home to the historic jewel, the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site. Here, you n experience?what life was like in the bustling French fortified town of??Louisbourg in 1744.
In Present-Day?Louisbourg, A Vital Coastal Community Awaits You
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 geoching 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 pe Breton’s east coast?and awake to another day of possibility.
You n?discover?our culture and heritage in the most unexpected places. You n find?traditional and modern arts & crafts, live music & theatre performance, architecture, and archeology – we invite you to take a closer look!
As you might expect, our rugged coastal setting offers up plenty of outdoor adventure, with brilliant hiking and biking trails or take to the sea for fishing, boating or wreck diving fun. The wildlife?of pe Breton?n be found just outside?your doorstep.
Explore our?sample itineraries for trip?ideas for your visit.
Where is Louisbourg?
Louisbourg Nova Scotia is loted on eastern pe Breton Island, in Nova Scotia, nada. After crossing the nso useway onto pe Breton Island from mainland Nova Scotia, follow either Route 4, the scenic and shorter route, or Route 105, the highway option which takes a little longer.
Click the menu icon??on the map to see driving routes to Louisbourg as well as lotions such as the North Sydney Ferry and Sydney Airport.