News & Events


Mine Tour Closure

- July 3rd, 2024

Our underground mine tours will be closed on July 16th, 2024. Our Virtual Simulator and Exhibits will remain open. Thank you for your continuing support!

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CBC Interview

- June 25th, 2024

Check out the CBC Interview with our Executive Director, Mary Pat!

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Volunteers Wanted

- June 24th, 2024

The Cape Breton Miners Museum is seeking enthusiastic volunteers to join our vibrant village community. If you have a passion for history and a desire to contribute to preserving our mining heritage, we invite you to sign up as a volunteer. You can join us by emailing Mary Pat at , calling us, or dropping […]

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Chronicle Herald Story

- July 25th, 2014

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Village Undergoes Major Renovation

- July 18th, 2014

The 2014 visitor season highlights a renovated Village. By restoring the homes in which the miners lived, the full picture of a coal miner’s life in 1850 is revealed. “People couldn’t believe they lived this way,” says museum tour guide Wish Donovan. “How hard they worked and how proud they were of what they had, […]

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50th Anniversary Celebration

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