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“Nice little place”

Albert County Museum
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Owner description: Discover The People of the TidesCanada's 11th Prime Minister, R.B. Bennett, came from Albert County, along with a colorful procession of pioneers, artisans, explorers, shipbuilders, farmers, a few charlatans and one convicted axe murderer.If these walls could talk… and they do! Experience the Gaol cells where you are surrounded by the recently uncovered prisoner graffiti that makes every nook and cranny come alive. Layer upon layer of names, dates, drawings and poetry tell the story of what it was like to do time in the Albert County Gaol. Review the evidence from the Tom Collins trials and decide for yourself if justice was served.The Albert County Museum is a complex of eight buildings on a 6 acre site that includes original Shiretown buildings in their original locations.Explore through the twenty-two themed galleries of the museum and discover the captivating and thought-provoking stories of life in Albert County.
Reviewed August 25, 2012

This is an old village. We did not go when it was open but drove around when it was closed. It was pretty impressive from the outside!

Thank czihi
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

Guided tour takes about 1 hour (more or less) but there was alot of history of the area and some really interesting "fun facts"

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Reviewed July 25, 2012

Waht an amazing musuem. Many buildings, and in period. So much history here, and well presented. Loved the gardens as well. Explanations very thorough- you come away feeling you have learned so much.

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed July 15, 2012

In June, they were not opening in the morning, to bad, we would have liked to visit

Thank Rob P
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AlbertCountyMuseum, Manager at Albert County Museum, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2012

Thank you for the feedback.
The Albert County Museum is open from 9:30am to 5:30pm, seven days per week, from May 19 to September 30, 2012.

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Reviewed July 15, 2012

Well presented artifacts and information about the area. The museum staff were helpful, knowledgeable and most friendly.

Thank JJB105
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