HOME | Contact | Events     Fortress Louisbourg Association
Experience Fortress Louisbourg : Life in an 18th Century Fortress
About Us Experiences History Plan a Visit Member Programs s Mulitmedia Buzz

Experiences

Fortress Rum
History
Activities & Programs
     Historic Chocolate
     School & Group Tours
Shops
Dining
Custom/Private Functions
Testimonials

Facebook
Twitter
YouTube

Experiences

Historic Chocolate

Trade links with the West Indies, France and New England made it possible for this luxurious item to be enjoyed by those who could afford it.  Modern day visitors to the Fortress can experience one of Louisbourg’s most interesting 18th century commodities. 

The introduction of Historic Chocolate to the site is the result of Parks Canada’s research and the Colonial Chocolate Society’s promotion of a new historic chocolate that recreates the form and flavor of the chocolate served at the fortress in the 18th Century.  Everyone with a taste for history is welcome to stop by the Engineer’s kitchen to learn more from the costumed interpreters and the chocolate can be sampled in the restaurants, purchased at the 1744 Gift Shops, or through our online shop.

Bookmark and Share
Louisbourg is the only major colonial town without a modern city built on top of it.
News & Events
No Events Scheduled
Read More


Louisbourg Live
Member Programs

Become a member
to take advantage of
the awesome youth and
adult programs at the
Fortress!

Proudly supported by
the Royal Bank
of Canada

View Map
Plan your Visit

Browse travel directions, amenities, visit tips,
and our theme Explorer Itineraries designed
to appeal to all
types of fortress
visitors.

Visitors with special needs are encouraged to call 902-733-3552 for information.

Plan Visit
Fortress Rum
The FLA, Parks Canada, and Authentic Seacoast have partnered to store rum behind the massive stone walls of the Fortress as it was stored 300 years ago. Come celebrate Fortress Rum with us
View Map

About Us | Experiences |History | Plan a Visit | Member Programs | Kids | Multimedia | Buzz
Contact Us | Links | Privacy Policy | Register for Newsletter | Site Map | Francais | English


Join our Mailing List