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Membertou Heritage Park

35 Su'n Awti, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 0H4, Canada
+1 902-567-5333
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Enjoying being with the Mi-'Kmaq

I always like to visit the First Nations, after all, they were the first ones in this country... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
Very interesting and important!

I am fascinated by First Nation history and i never miss a chance to learn more about it. The... read more

Reviewed October 13, 2017
615tinkerbell
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Munich, Germany
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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35 Su'n Awti, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 0H4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always like to visit the First Nations, after all, they were the first ones in this country. They had a small museum with lots of information. We were able to see a small documentary. The displays were quite attractive. Everyone in this museum was...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

I am fascinated by First Nation history and i never miss a chance to learn more about it. The Membertou Heritage Park explores the local aboriginal history and explains about the origins, developments, chiefs and current situation. The exhibition isn't huge, but very informative. I...More

Thank 615tinkerbell
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Do not miss a visit to this Park if you are in Membertou. Beautiful crafts and native items for sale. A great opportunity to learn more about our first nations people.

1  Thank AMMorr1son
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

The Museum had well-presented information about the history, traditions, elders, and a few artifacts on display. The gift shop had a lot of items but mostly made by people other than locals.

Thank JanBryant5
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

The park has A museum which narrate the history of Mi'kmaq First Nation people of Membertou ; honoring their culture and heritage. It has a nice gift shop where you can souvenirs related to the museum theme. It was a wonderful experience, and the kids...More

Thank happy M
Reviewed January 13, 2017

We went to the gift shop in search of gifts for friends but could find very little beyond blankets and moccasins, and lots of things they are breakable so not good for going in suitcases. The place seems to have potential, but it was dead....More

1  Thank ConstantTraveller77
Reviewed November 28, 2016

This cultural center is found on the Membertou First Nations land. Inside the museum is a very well done display showing the history of the Mi'kmaq people, well worth spending some time viewing if you are interested in the culture of the area. There is...More

1  Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed November 4, 2016

Membertou is quaint with a heritage Museum and the traffic signs were in Mi'kmaq and English. We stayed at the Hampton Inn which was newly renovated and the staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Membertou Heritage Park shares the history of the Mi'kmaq people who lived, and still live here. The story starts with the original settlement on Kings Road and the forced move of the entire community to the present day site of Membertou. There are exhibits and...More

2  Thank Irene C
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The Heritage Park is located down the street from the Hampton Inn and Suites. It offers information about the Mi'kmaq people and its heritage. There are detailed displays and videos inside the building and a teepee outside. We found the displays very informative. We visited...More

Thank skwhite7
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Barbara F
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