Situated on one of the most picturesque coasts of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, the Miners' Museum pays tribute to the region's long and rich history of coal mining.





Open House
June 2, 2013 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (refreshments)

Book Signings
Hugh R. MacDonald, The Trapper Boy
July 2 - 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Captain Terrance W. MacDonald, "The Black Box Dead Pilots Can't Speak"
July 9 - 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Everyone welcome - refreshments will be served!

Live Performance
Kirk D. MacNeil, Celtic Vocalist, to perform in August. Date will be announced soon!


In 1873, there were eight coal companies operating in Cape Breton. The miners were paid from 80 cents to $1.50 per day and boys were paid 65 cents.
Cape Breton Miners' Museum  :::  Glace Bay  Nova Scotia  Canada  B1A 5T8  :::  Telephone (902) 849-4522  :::  Fax: (902) 849-8022

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