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Museums’ Choice: Fossil Favourites from across Canada

The New Brunswick Museum (NBM) is pleased to host the exhibition Museums’ Choice: Fossil Favourites from across Canada. To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada’s

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Legacy of Victory: New Brunswick in the Wake of the First World War

Legacy of Victory: New Brunswick in the Wake of the First World War Opening on 1 November 2018, New Brunswick Museum exhibition looks at how

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Free public Talk by author Ronald Rees- NB’s William Francis Ganong and Book Launch- The Creative City of Saint John

Release: October 22, 2018 TWO EVENTS A free public talk by historical geographer and author Ronald Rees New Brunswick’s William Francis Ganong and The launch

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Saint John Community Open House Looking for your input to help shape the vision of New Brunswick Museum’s new facility

A Community Open House is being held on Tuesday, 31 July, 2018 from 5pm-7pm at the New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, Market Square, Saint John.

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Fragments of Humanity. Archaeology in Québec

Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum until October 21, 2018 The New Brunswick Museum is hosting an exhibition entitled “Fragments of Humanity. Archaeology in Québec”

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In The News

6 October 2018
Exhibit sheds like on days after the Armistice (CTV Atlantic News)

31 October 2018
New exhibition highlights the Great War’s effect on N.B. (Telegraph Journal)

31 October 2018
The Creative City of Saint John (CBC Information Morning Saint John)

3 October 2018
Second dead Minke whale found near Grand Manan (Telegraph Journal)

1 October 2018
Forgotten N.B.: Last fatal duel on Oct. 2, 1821, killed premier’s father (Telegraph Journal)

17 August 2018
Trip through architectural history (CBC Information Morning Saint John)

1 August 2018
Design unveiled for New Brunswick Museum's proposed 'landmark' exhibition centre (CBC News)

1 August 2018
Designs for the new New Brunswick Museum (CBC Information Morning Saint John)

1 August 2018
New Brunswick Museum unveils preliminary design of new facility (Global News)

1 August 2018
A FIRST-LOOK AT THE $100-MILLION NEW BRUNSWICK MUSEUM BUILDING (Telegraph Journal)

31 July 2018
First Look At New Saint John Museum (CHSJ News)

30 June 2018
Le site du Fort Latour mis en valeur (Radio Canada, in French)

21 June 2018
New Brunswickers mark National Indigenous People’s Day (Global News)

18 June 2018
Searching for slime mould and other life near McAdam (CBC News)

18 June 2018
Découvrir une nouvelle espèce par jour au Nouveau-Brunswick (Radio Canada, in French)

14 June 2018
Slime mould and poetry, scientists and artists come together at BiotaNB (CBC Information Morning Saint John)

12 June 2018
Donald McGraw : le cercle de la réconciliation (Acadie Nouvelle, in French)

7 June 2018
Pride in New Brunswick: Acadian artist honours First Nations chiefs through art (CBC News)

5 June 2018
Le cercle de vie de Donald McGraw : hommage d'un Acadien aux peuples autochtones (Radio Canada, in French)

2 June 2018
Designing a city (Telegraph Journal)

1 June 2018
Canadian architects view Saint John buildings after the Great Fire of 1877 (Global News)

31 May 2018
Saint John’s Architecture Gets Celebrated With New Brunswick Museum Exhibit (The East)

23 May 2018
'Showy' pink lady bug found inside the province (CBC News)

14 May 2018
NB Museum provides guide to salvage precious items from the flood (Telegraph Journal)

24 April 2018
How to ID a faceless sea creature (Telegraph Journal)

19 April 2018
Tri-coloured bat likely extinct in New Brunswick, zoologist says (CBC News)

28 March 2018
Projet de musée virtuel consacré aux tapis hookés (Acadie Nouvelle, in French)

23 March 2018
New Brunswick Museum Receives Donation Of $20,000 From The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation (The East)

14 March 2018
Bug diet of birds has dramatically declined in quality, researchers find (CBC News)

8 March 2018
Turkey vultures have moved in to N.B. to stay: Expert (Telegraph Journal)

7 March 2018
'Ultimate scavenger' turkey vulture may be N.B.'s newest permanent species (CBC News)

6 March 2018
THE ODD DISAPPEARANCE OF SAINT JOHN’S ODD FELLOWS (Telegraph Journal)

24 February 2018
Province is ‘absolutely squanchy’ for Sasquatch (Telegraph Journal)

23 February 2018
Location unveiled for new museum (Telegraph Journal)

22 February 2018
New home for New Brunswick Museum to further uptown renewal: mayor (CBC News)

22 February 2018
New Brunswick purchases property for new museum in uptown Saint John (Global News)

22 February 2018
N.B. Museum moving to Saint John’s former Coast Guard property (CTV Atlantic News)

22 February 2018
New Museum Will Be Constructed in Saint John On Former Coast Guard Site (Huddle)

22 February 2018
New N.B. Museum To Be Built On Former Coast Guard Property (CHSJ News)

22 February 2018
New home for New Brunswick Museum will be old Coast Guard site in Saint John (CBC News)

22 February 2018
Snowy owl electrocuted mid-flight by Saint John power lines (CBC News)

25 January 2018
Art Expo celebrates N.B. beauty (CTV Atlantic News)

9 January 2018
N.B. fossil of ancient tree is believed to be more than 350 million years old (Telegraph Journal)

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