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Acadian Museum (Musee Acadien)

405, Avenue de l'Universite, Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 3E9, Canada
+1 506-858-4088
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Acadian history and artifacts

The Acadian story is told as a brief overview from 1600 to present told with artifacts and... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Alsea, Oregon
We're all acadian here in NB English and french.

We're all acadian here in NB English and french. It's a bilingual university and should be... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Shawn A
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Open-Year Round / Ouvert toute l’année. The museum’s permanent exhibition, entitled "L'Aventure Acadienne" [Acadian Adventure], is a dynamic and innovative presentation of the history of Acadia in Atlantic Canada and of its material culture. L'exposition permanente du Musée acadien de l'Université de Moncton intitulée « L'Aventure acadienne » présente de façon dynamique et novatrice l'histoire de l'Acadie de l'Atlantique ainsi que l'histoire de sa culture matérielle.
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  • Very good52%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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405, Avenue de l'Universite, Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 3E9, Canada
+1 506-858-4088
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Acadian story is told as a brief overview from 1600 to present told with artifacts and supporting maps and supporting documents.

Thank rondeyoung
Jeanne Mance C, Gérant at Acadian Museum (Musee Acadien), responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your visit.

Reviewed 29 September 2017

We're all acadian here in NB English and french. It's a bilingual university and should be welcoming to all here in NB.

Thank Shawn A
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Combination of museum and art gallery with art shows changing every few months, yet focusing on Acadian artists. The museum section covers the time from the initial arrival to the Maritimes until now, covering Acadian notable people. It's a small place, so it doesn't take...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I am personally an Acadian and a grad of U de M where the Museum is located. If you are interested in Acadian history, this is the place to visit. There is a permanent historical museum of the acadian history and the museum has various...More

Thank Rj L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

the Acadian people share a rich, and still vibrant heritage. The museum is a great introduction to the history and culture of these colourful people.

Thank VirgilioZipper
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were greeted by very welcoming young staff. They welcomed us and told us how to proceed within the museum. There was a short exposition on WWI, and then we continued on to the Acadian History exhibit. All is very well documented and presented. Entry...More

2  Thank J1798JMclaireh
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Entry fee is reasonable and the displays fascinating. As it was lunch time we went up the hill to the student refectory and had a very acceptable lunch surrounded by folk much younger than ourselves!

Thank Greyfoodie
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is pretty easy to find, on the way to the information area, we saw it just to the left of us. There is paid parking, but my lady dropped me off for a couple of hours to get reacquainted with my Acadian relatives and...More

2  Thank hunter112
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Young people staffing the desk were most helpful. They cheerfully looked for the answers to questions about Acadian history in Nova Scotia during Le Grande Derangement while we toured the museum. And they recommended Tony's Cafe and Patisserie for lunch. Excellent choice. And of greatest...More

1  Thank financedorla
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We went as a group while I was taking a class in university. There was an exposition of paintings and sculptures. It was really interesting and the workers were really informative. On the other side is the Acadian part, extremely interesting. It explains a lot...More

1  Thank Tim D
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24 August 2015|
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Response from Jeanne Mance C | Property representative |
Hi, we have a paid parking beside the museum (2.50$ for a hour). Our hours in September are: Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. See you soon.