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Membertou Heritage Park

35 Su'n Awti, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 0H4, Canada
+1 902-567-5333
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Informative displays

The Museum had well-presented information about the history, traditions, elders, and a few... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
JanBryant5
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North Vancouver, Canada
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Mi'kmaq culture and heritage.

The park has A museum which narrate the history of Mi'kmaq First Nation people of Membertou... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
happy M
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35 Su'n Awti, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1S 0H4, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

The Museum had well-presented information about the history, traditions, elders, and a few artifacts on display. The gift shop had a lot of items but mostly made by people other than locals.

Thank JanBryant5
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The park has A museum which narrate the history of Mi'kmaq First Nation people of Membertou ; honoring their culture and heritage. It has a nice gift shop where you can souvenirs related to the museum theme. It was a wonderful experience, and the kids...More

Thank happy M
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We went to the gift shop in search of gifts for friends but could find very little beyond blankets and moccasins, and lots of things they are breakable so not good for going in suitcases. The place seems to have potential, but it was dead....More

1  Thank ConstantTraveller77
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This cultural center is found on the Membertou First Nations land. Inside the museum is a very well done display showing the history of the Mi'kmaq people, well worth spending some time viewing if you are interested in the culture of the area. There is...More

Thank trainfan2000
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Membertou is quaint with a heritage Museum and the traffic signs were in Mi'kmaq and English. We stayed at the Hampton Inn which was newly renovated and the staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Rachel A
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Membertou Heritage Park shares the history of the Mi'kmaq people who lived, and still live here. The story starts with the original settlement on Kings Road and the forced move of the entire community to the present day site of Membertou. There are exhibits and...More

1  Thank Irene C
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The Heritage Park is located down the street from the Hampton Inn and Suites. It offers information about the Mi'kmaq people and its heritage. There are detailed displays and videos inside the building and a teepee outside. We found the displays very informative. We visited...More

Thank skwhite7
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Good displays inside and teepees outside. Nice gift shop with local aboriginal handy work. Good value. Great guy in the gift shop. Very informative.

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We got caught up at another museum so we didn't have as much time for this one as we would have liked. We did a quick walk-thru and I really enjoyed seeing the room with the teepees and canoe. I wish we had time to...More

Thank Chellee T
Reviewed 11 March 2016

If you are looking to familiarize yourself with the background of this area, the Heritage Park is the place you want to visit. Lots of information on the people and the First Nations culture, here you can purchase clothing items and hand made jewelry made...More

3  Thank KatherineTobin
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