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Musee Historique de Tracadie

222-399 du Couvent St, Tracadie-Sheila, New Brunswick E1X 1E1, Canada
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Interesting little known piece of our history

We visited this museum as part of a history tour. Although I had heard there was a leper "colony... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CFofLL
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Fredericton, Canada
Very interesting visit!

Really enjoyed this small museum located in an old historic building very close to the downtown... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2016
Suzanne B
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Sudbury, Canada
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222-399 du Couvent St, Tracadie-Sheila, New Brunswick E1X 1E1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this museum as part of a history tour. Although I had heard there was a leper "colony" in New Brunswick in the past, our visit here was a real eye opener about the way those who suffered from this once little understood and...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2016

Really enjoyed this small museum located in an old historic building very close to the downtown core of Tracadie; ;although I have been to Tracadie many times over the last 40+ years, I learned many interesting facts about the area, its residents, very intriguing information...More

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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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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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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...More

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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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