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Neat to see the old history in Fredericton.

Nice area to explore and see the history of what was once in Fredericton. Nice old buildings and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Johnny P
Fisher Branch, Canada
Educational to those who are interested in Canadian history

i share the same review here for both the Garrison and the Garrison museum. This place has... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Toronto, Canada
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Re-live our history! The Historic Garrison District, a National Historic Site, is Fredericton’'s premier heritage and festival center. This beautiful riverside site recalls all the drama and glory of Fredericton’s past as a garrison town. The...more
397 Queen St, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1B5, Canada
+1 506-460-2129
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice area to explore and see the history of what was once in Fredericton. Nice old buildings and very large and twisted trees that are very old.

Thank Johnny P
Reviewed September 10, 2018

i share the same review here for both the Garrison and the Garrison museum. This place has educational value to kids and those who are interested in Canadian history. The reenactment of the Garrison, changing of guards is entertaining, and it is in fact educational....More

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FrederictonTourism, Manager at Historic Garrison District, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you oldbutcool for your review! We are pretty proud of our historic spaces here in our city! The Officers' quarters are indeed a significant part of our heritage, glad you enjoyed it and learned some history!

Reviewed August 22, 2018

The Garrison District has numerous things to do of interest to adults, kids, and even intelligent teenagers. The changing of the guard being one. This is not the Buckingham Palace version, this is more realistic, reflecting life as it was in the 17 and 1800's....More

1  Thank thetravelprof
Reviewed December 11, 2017

The old stone builds are excellent for photography years round. The barracks have become artist craft shops in the summer month.Guard house and armoury in great condition Officers square is now New Brunswick Museum. lots of activities in the square year round

Thank Maritimemac
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Awesome little historic district. All the historical buildings are nearby. Would definitely recommend it.

Thank iyeh
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The Historic Garrison District is a place to find a lot of history of this province but also is a place for cultural events and media (live Musical shows) with your friends. The view of Saint -John 's river gives you a sailing air forthis...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Was pleasently Surprised by the find in Fredericton NB Canada Good relaxing and fun t be at Throughly enjoyed it

Thank Hello T
Reviewed November 18, 2016

The Garrison District is a collection of between 5 and 8 small stalls occupied by local artisans. A great place to pick up something special for a yourself or a loved one if that's what your after. Its not usually that busy. They host movies...More

1  Thank ClassynCheap
Reviewed August 27, 2016

A nice area to explore if you're looking to kill a little bit of time. We caught one of the demonstrations and were thoroughly entertained.

Thank Amanda C
Reviewed August 20, 2016

We stopped for 2 hours in Fredericton, time to visit the Garrison District, grab an ice-cream and check the river side. Couple of interesting looking restaurants in the area

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