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Musee Historique de Tracadie

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Address: 222-399 du Couvent St, Tracadie-Sheila, New Brunswick E1X 1E1, Canada

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Acadie's best!

very interesting and staff very kind and helpful! They are proud of their roots and aren't afraid to show it!

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2015
Tamsin L
Sherbrooke, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

very interesting and staff very kind and helpful! They are proud of their roots and aren't afraid to show it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Although the museum was closed at lunch time we did wander inside the old building. The grounds are quite interesting.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The museum provides a glimpse into the past of Tracadie-Sheila, in particular how leprosy affected their community (beginning in the late 1800's) and how people with the disease were cared for here. It was interesting to learn the theories about how the disease arrived in the area, and how treatment evolved over time. A lazaretto was built, and a group... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2009

We discovered this small museum by accident and learned that some people in this area had contracted lepra

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