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Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos

898 Autoroute 335 | Pubnico-Ouest, Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 3S0, Canada
+1 902-762-3380
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A small museum but with cameras and a garden

We stopped here on the way back from the Village. Although some of the material reflected what we... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2015
NeilP451
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Caledon, Canada
Quaint!

My favorite little wayside museum ever! The staff was amazingly informative and so very nice. The... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
mama_in_vegas
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massachusetts
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  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“small museum” (4 reviews)
“gift shop” (4 reviews)
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898 Autoroute 335 | Pubnico-Ouest, Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 3S0, Canada
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898 Autoroute 335 | Pubnico-Ouest, Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 3S0, Canada
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

We stopped here on the way back from the Village. Although some of the material reflected what we had already seen in the village, there was new material and some other artifacts. They also had a display of cameras (not really sure why) and a...More

Thank NeilP451
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My favorite little wayside museum ever! The staff was amazingly informative and so very nice. The area is quaint and it is a little-known history of bias against an ethnic group. The live music was so much fun!

Thank mama_in_vegas
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Came from North Carolina to do genealogy for a week and stopped by this museum. The tour guide knows her stuff and shared her wealth of knowledge with us. You can learn about surnames, gardening, early life, and a host of other things. We even...More

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The Musee was very interesting....loved the quilts . The Village Acadien was fantastic. Learnt so much and took time to talk to the Acadien who were most interesting.

Thank Danielle1951
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Recently shared a wonderful experience at the Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos. It is a fascinating record of Acadien history and the people here are very welcoming and kind. They have a great knowledge of the culture and history and love to share it. My...More

1  Thank crystallee733
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The museum staff are well versed in their culture and are pleased to tell you about that. They are also very pleasant and don't rush through their presentations. Very nice!

1  Thank daffyaffy
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Having recently met a local Acadian fisherman we were driving through the Pubnico peninsula and spotted the museum, so stopped to learn some of the local history. We were provided a guided tour by an excellent member of staff, with the tour being conducted in...More

1  Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Very well created historic village, two homes, blacksmith shop, boat building shop. Tour guides are personable and informative bilingual.

1  Thank M L
Reviewed 21 August 2014

This museum was actually founded by a group of citizens in the 1970s who bought a house and started a museum in order to preserve their Acadian history. Throughout the years people have donated a variety of artifacts, so that now the first floor house...More

2  Thank bcnett
Reviewed 15 July 2014

We had a personal tour of this museum which was perfect. Lots of insight into Acadian history and way of life. Very good value. Buy a joint ticket for this and the village down the road. The family names and how they developed an area...More

2  Thank Katie906
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