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Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center

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Real People, not actors

We were so fortunate to see this place and talk to the locals who work there on the last day they... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
297robbie
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East Palestine, Ohio
Acadian Village....very interesting!

Recommended by folks at Argyle By The Sea b&b that was nearby. Self guided walk about with people... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
stembender
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Pincher Creek, Canada
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Acadian History spanning more than four centuries waits to be discovered. Museum, research Center, History, arts and crafts, quilting, gift shop
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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898 Autoroute 335 | Pubnico-Ouest, Pubnico, Nova Scotia B0W 3S0, Canada
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+1 902-762-3380
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We were so fortunate to see this place and talk to the locals who work there on the last day they were open for the season at septembers end.Throughly enjoyed the history and how the early settlers survived and lived as told by their very...More

Thank 297robbie
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks for the visit . We'er glad that you enjoyed yourself . Come visit us again

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Recommended by folks at Argyle By The Sea b&b that was nearby. Self guided walk about with people cast in roles as life was many years ago. A learning experience and conversations with them was a pleasure. Hard to leave, but we had a plane...More

Thank stembender
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thanks for visiting . Glad you enjoyed. Come back next year

Reviewed 5 September 2018

A nice step back in time make sure you hike the trail its low impact and the bird watching is pretty good The whole experience should take 1.5 hours at most Staff was v helpful

Thank Tempusfugit2015
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Perfect, very glad you enjoyed the entire experience. Hope you will returen next season.

Reviewed 1 August 2018

I found there to be not enough interactions between dressed up characters and the visitors, very quiet day.

Thank johannefeldman
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Thanks for visiting the museum . A day with more action would be every Thursday afternoon. Hope some day you can return on a Thursday.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

One of the reasons for our motor trip to Nova Scotia was to learn bout the Acadian Heritage, this location was certainly a great start for us. The staff here is very helpful and will give you a private tour of the different exhibits and...More

Thank rjjenk
Reviewed 11 July 2018

While staying in the area we checked out this place , really worth taking a look we loved seeing all the antique furniture n toys , so interesting ... even tried some homemade Rose candy ... very friendly staff

Thank weiselantz
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

It is always our pleasure to talk about our Acadian history, culture and Heritage. Especialy have a taste of our Acadian recipes. Bernice d'Entremont

Reviewed 13 March 2018

Very interesting to see how our ancestors lived and what they used on daily. Lots of antiques on display to look at and small gift shop to get your souvenir of the area.

Thank 743odettew
Bernice d, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks for writing about us. We are proud to exhibit our rich Acadian history , heritage and culture.

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Although we arrived here just after the season was over the gift shop was open and the lovely staff allowed us to explore the grounds! What a beautiful walk ! Looking forward to returning some day when the season is still on!

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The museum staff are incredibly welcoming and accommodating. They have resources that I have found no place else and I have traveled widely in my Acadian research. They have genealogical resources and publications in both French and English, periodicals, texts, donated family histories that focus...More

Thank rondeyoung
Bernice M, General Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

It was a pleasure . The père Clarence d'Entremont Research Center is very thankful to all our local historians for the trove of Acadian history that was collected. As keeper of this information it is always very exciting to share with other researchers. Hope you...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

The museum is small, but interesting. The quilts and gift shop are great! The genealogical research and help with that were priceless to us! One of the reasons for visiting Nova Scotia is because our roots are here. Our families were part of the grand...More

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Bernice M, Manager at Musee des Acadiens des Pubnicos & Research Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you . We are very proud to talk and do Acadian history and Acadian genealogy. Hope you return to Pubnico soon .

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