Welcome to Antigonish, the highland heart of Nova Scotia! Antigonish is a small town, rich in Gaelic history nestled in the north eastern part of the province. Home of one of Canada's most prestigious universities, St. Francis Xavier University, a picturesque campus known for excellence in both academics and sports. Being a university town adds a diversity to the population aside from the gaelic and acadian roots. The county is full of rolling hills and beautiful farms, surrounded by lovely beaches on its shores. Centrally located, Antigonish is the perfect destination with a warm and welcoming atmosphere while visitors explore all that Eastern Nova Scotia has to offer.
To see all that Antigonish has to offer, please go to Visit Antigonish for our full business directory, including shopping, dining, accomodation, recreation, and service information for the area.