Grand Manan Museum
|Street Address||1141, 1141 Route 776|
Grand Manan, NB E5G 4E9
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|Site Location||Mid-Island on main highway in Grand Harbour|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - Main level accessbile ; lower level is accessible with the assistance of someone opening the door|
|Primary Contact||M.J. Edwards, Grand Manan Museum; Phone: 506-662-3524|
|Description & Services|
|Description of service(s)||The Grand Manan Museum offers: |
A reading room
Home of Allen Moses Gallery and taxidermied bird collection.
Social and natural history of the island.
Local archaeology and geology.
Background on the fishing industry.
Fascinating stories of the lighthouses and shipwrecks around the archipelago.
Gift shop featuring local island crafts and books.
Twice weekly slide shows and talks given in the Activity Hall during July and August
School tours free by appointment
|Hours||June 8 - Sept 25: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm; Jul and Aug: Mon-Sat 9 am-5 pm; Evening Programs: Generally on Tue and Thu at 7:30 pm - see website for details, or telephone 506-662-3524 |
|Dates||Open May 30-Sept 23, 2011|
|Areas Served||New Brunswick ; Grand Manan Island|
|Fees||Membership ; Admission - Adults $5.00; Seniors(60+)/students over 12 $3.00; Children under 12 free (accompanied by an adult), groups of 10 or more $3.00 per person|
|Languages||English ; French - French speaking student may be available ; There is a french speaking student who is sometimes available|
|Cross Reference||Gerrish House Society|
|Located In Community||Grand Manan Island|
|Print Material||Brochures; Books|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Subjects||Cultural facilities ; Local history ; Museums|
|Broader Terms||Cultural facilities ; Education ; Fields of study ; History ; Social sciences|