Attractions

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Harvest

The Globe & Mail calls Harvest “funny and poignant at the same time” with “memorable characters” and “deliciously sardonic one-liners.” Theatre Baddeck is delighted to be bringing this Canadian play to Cape Breton Island this summer! Charlotte and Alan love their Margaree farm, but it’s time to retire. They move to Sydney and rent their…

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The Young Ladies of Baddeck Club

  IT’S BACK! In 2015, audiences called The Young Ladies of Baddeck Club “better than Broadway” and “laughed, cried, and laughed some more!” Make this revival the “‘coup de coeur’ of your summer vacation!” It’s the summer of 1908, and members of the Young Ladies of Baddeck Club have been given the great honour of…

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The Bells of Baddeck

  THE BELLS OF BADDECK: The Alexander Graham and Mabel Bell Story The critically acclaimed 2015 music-drama returns to Baddeck, Cape Breton July 2016! From kites and flights to schools and libraries, Alexander Graham and Mabel Bell changed the world. Deaf from childhood, Mabel never heard the ring of the telephone nor the roar of…

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Wagmatcook Culture & Heritage Centre

If you are travelling around the Baddeck area why not stop by the Wagmatcook Culture and Heritage Centre.  Located just 10 minutes west of Baddeck, the Centre is the perfect place to spend some time.  Browse our gift shop for a selection of authentic Mi’kmaq arts and crafts, or enjoy one of our seafood specials featuring…

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Highland Village Museum / An Clachan Gàidhealach

Perched high atop a hill, overlooking the spectacular Bras d’Or Lakes, is a truly exhilarating experience. Immerse yourself in over 120 years of the Scottish Gaels’ life in Nova Scotia. The Highland Village Museum is a living history museum that celebrates, promotes, and interprets the lives of Nova Scotia’s Gaels from 1780 to 1920. Their…

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Colaisde na Gàidhlig / The Gaelic College

Whether you’re looking for an educational tour, a relaxing culinary experience, or an interactive day of fun, Colaisde na Gàidhlig has something for you! While visiting Colaisde na Gàidhlig, enjoy a day filled with culture, learning, and fun. The Craft Shop at Colaisde na Gàidhlig is your first stop when visiting campus and is now…

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Baddeck Gathering Ceilidhs

The village of Baddeck springs to life each summer when visitors and summer residents come to experience the beauty and to enjoy the culture in an area that holds tight to its Scottish roots.   At Baddeck Gathering Ceilidhs you’ll find a relaxed setting where you’ll meet new friends, learn about our Cape Breton traditional music, and maybe…

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Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site

Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site is a member of Parks Canada’s family of special places and spaces that commemorate our natural and cultural heritage. Here you can explore the amazing worlds of a lifetime that has touched all of us. You’re in for a pleasant surprise because the telephone was only the beginning of…

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