This activity will not be offered in 2020. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 information page.

Virtual reality experience

Travel back in time to Baddeck in 1919 and race Alexander Graham Bell's experimental hydrofoil, the HD-4, in Cape Breton Island's first virtual reality experience!

This innovative, new exhibit allows visitors to experience the history of the hydrofoil first-hand and engage in an exciting race with F.W. (Casey) Baldwin at the helm of Alexander Graham Bell’s HD-4 (Hydrodome Number 4).

Can you beat Baldwin's marine speed record of 114 km/hour?

$7.30 (virtual reality, ages 13+);
$4.90 (screen only, or ages 12 and under)