Grand Manan Museum, New Brunswick

The Grand Manan Museum (French: Musée de Grand Manan) is located in Grand Harbour on Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, Canada. The Museum collects, preserves and displays pieces that represent the history of the Village and Island. Through programs and exhibits, the museum encourages an appreciation for the community heritage, culture and physical environment. The Museum houses more than 18 permanent exhibits, including the notable Allan Moses Bird Gallery which has over 300 taxidermy birds. The Museum has a tax-free gift shop which contains many handmade and interesting items that have a connection with the island such as prints, wood carvings and a vast selection of postcards by local artists and photographers.
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  • This museum is well worth a visit. It has expanded a couple of times over the years , and for a good reason . A great visit to the history othe island , with ample displays of fishing facts . Highly.....  more »
  • We go to local history museums all over the U.S. and Canada and this one really stands out. The collection is HUGE and even though the displays are a bit crowded, the content is excellent. We learned....  more »
  • Great little museum with many interesting displays. Loved the painted circular stairwell depicting various depths of the ocean and the local gatherers of fruits of the ocean by the shore. Wonderful photographs, films, artifacts of fishing in bygone days and local economies. Well worth a visit.
  • Great local museum with lots to see. Also actively runs evening programs and events during the summer. Only open during summer.

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