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An Drochaid (The Bridge)

An Drochaid (The Bridge) Museum is located in Mabou (60 km / 37 mi from the Canso Causeway) on Cape Breton Island. Formerly a general store (c. 1874), the building now serves as a centre for research and local music, Gaelic language activities, cultural activities, local artefacts, and genealogical and historical records.

Throughout the year, An Drochaid (The Bridge) hosts a series of ceilidh concerts, storytelling, a Gaelic conversation group and lessons, and music and dance lessons. Bus tours are welcome.


Areas Of Interest: Genealogy

Core Experience: History • Our Culture

Cultural Heritage: Gaelic, Scottish

Features: Parking • Wheelchair Accessible

Other Info

Admission Info: Admission free.

Directions: 60 km (37 mi) from Canso Causeway.

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An Drochaid (The Bridge)

11513 Hwy 19
Mabou, NS

daily except Mon, and on request.

Phone: 902-945-2311

Parking Spaces: 4