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Middle Island Irish Historical Park

2345 Water St., Miramichi, New Brunswick E1N 3A8, Canada
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Nicely developed historical site

I grew up on the Miramichi and Middle Island was always a nice place to go in summer but for a long... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
JBCutlerson
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Montreal, Canada
Worth the time, you will be impressed.

Upon arriving on this little island, which is off the main road, and accessible by car, you can't... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
ginettemmelanson
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Riverview, Canada
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“nice beach” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2345 Water St., Miramichi, New Brunswick E1N 3A8, Canada
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I grew up on the Miramichi and Middle Island was always a nice place to go in summer but for a long time it was just a beach with lots of parking and a couple of picnic tables under some trees. Then whatever "powers that...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Upon arriving on this little island, which is off the main road, and accessible by car, you can't help but feel like you have just stepped into something from the past. It's an impressive island which is small but has a big history. It tells...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great place for history lovers. Take time to walk and read. Museum on site. Nice beach. Great place for a picnic

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We attended here with family in late June. We almost left shortly after arriving because some of the locals think it is ok to allow their dogs to run off leash unsupervised in the park, terrifying my young son. The staff did eventually get the...More

Thank John R
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Such a pretty park as well as an important historic site. Take some time to walk the trails and vist the little museum and learn about a part of Miramichi's Irish History.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This tiny island offers so much to its visitors. Drive or walk on to the island to discover beautiful walking trails, a historical museum, a cozy restaurant with a majestic view of The Miramichi River, a lovely Sand/Rock beach, picnic areas, as well as monuments...More

Thank JenQ546
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Needed a little walk to de stress. A friend took me here. It had great Irish history with wonderful walking trails and native plants.

Thank Rosalie P
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Beautiful little island. You travel across a small causeway to reach the island. There are monuments and a trail system with sign boards outlining the history of the island as a quarantine facility. Very interesting history.

Thank KyleandKim
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Found this place quite by accident while driving up the river from downtown Miramichi. Oh my what a wonderful spot. Nice trails through and around the island.. Very easy walking. Lots of sad history here and many plaques along the trails detail the story and...More

Thank Bob D
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Always have great visits and though closed for the season now, The Captain's Galley is a great spot for a quick snack with unbelievable value. I often remark that they don't charge enough for certain dishes. Middle Island is of historical significance and a great...More

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