Open to the public!
The Moncton Museum's mission is to collect, conserve, study, exhibit and interpret historic and heritage material of Moncton and the surrounding area. The Museum explores and showcases many facets of Moncton's history through a variety of mediums: its permanent collection, temporary and travelling exhibits, research library and educational programs.
TDC Construction Photo Gallery - Miscellaneous
Resurgo Place offers guided bilingual tours to interested organizations, schools and groups. For more information or to book a tour, reservations required.
Workshops and Programs
Various educational programs are offered throughout the year.
To receive info on upcoming workshops, e-mail the Museum with "Programming" in the subject line.
The Moncton Museum hosts a collection of artifacts and photographs recounting the region's history. Many of these objects are part of the Museum's permanent collection. This exhibit relates Moncton's history from the time of the Mi'kmaqs to today. There are treasures to discover from the period preceding the Deportation of Acadians, the time when agriculture was Moncton's primary economic engine, the golden shipbuilding years and the railway era.
Until august 24: "The Canoe - a Canadian Cultural Icon" - exhibit produced by The Canadian Canoe Museum in Peterborough, Ontario.
September 8, 2014 - Januray 4, 2015 : "Gold: A Nova Scotia Treasure" - exhibit produced by the Museum of Industry in Stellarton, Nova Scotia.
Research and Archives
The Moncton Museum has a large collection of historical photographs and archival documents pertaining to the history of the Greater Moncton region. Genealogical records include printed census returns for Westmorland and Albert Counties, Moncton city directories and other related histories. The Museum has a research library for the use of staff and the visiting public. Those who wish to consult the archives are required to make an appointment by contacting the Museum.
Please view the Moncton Museum Research Policy for further information.
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