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Metepenagiag Heritage Park

Highway 425 | Metepenagiag, New Brunswick, Canada
+1 506-836-6118
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A must see but little known historical site.

We visited Metepenagiag Heritage Park as part of a history tour group. I had heard of nearby Red... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
CFofLL
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Fredericton, Canada
Amazing hidden gem!

Learned about this place through the New Brunswick Tourism website. Visited on a group tour during... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Jmbt13
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Moncton, Canada
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Highway 425 | Metepenagiag, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We visited Metepenagiag Heritage Park as part of a history tour group. I had heard of nearby Red Bank but had no knowledge of this site and it's importance to the history of the Mi'kmaq and New Brunswick nor could I recall reading about the...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Learned about this place through the New Brunswick Tourism website. Visited on a group tour during May 2018. The property is huge and beautiful. A lot of participants didn't know the place existed. The building has been around for 11 years. Lots of free parking...More

Thank Jmbt13
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Very nicely curated museum on the local indigenous life and history. Great hiking trails. And a great overnight experience for families.

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Reviewed 1 December 2015

I went to the museum with my partner last year and bought the package. We were very pleased and we had a lot of fun cooking bannock in the sand. The cedar Tea was tasty too! And the museum displayed a very interesting movie. It...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2013

So glad we were able to visit. We were very impressed by the facility, the staff and their interactions with us. The introductory movie was very well and artistically done, and gave us a good feel for what was to come. The findings at the...More

Thank Jude W
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was a hidden treasure tucked away in the beautiful forest near Red Bank. Hosts from the First Nation were there to welcome visitors and were informative about the history of this culture. The movie was very helpful in learning about the Aboriginal people. The...More

Thank Wandering963
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

Awesome place. This museum reviews the oldest continually inhabited site in NB. Aboriginal people have lived there for 3000 years. Lovely museum, very well done. Great film describing the history.i think it's a must see for any tourist to the area. Whenever we have company...More

Thank JeffMiramichi
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Reviewed 6 July 2012

Mixed feelings. There is no signposting to what is a beautiful new facility of historical importance in the area. It showcases the 3000 year habitation of the Oxbow site at Red Bank. Nice displays, an enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff, some decent interpretation, but NO actual...More

1  Thank aMarmiton
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Reviewed 3 July 2012

What a hidden surprise in beautiful New Brunswick! We visited the site early July 2012. We found it through the NB tourism website and choose the Taste of Metepenagiag “Ookdotaan” option where you get a tour of the exhibition and lots of extras. We learned...More

Thank Dutchpirates
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