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New Brunswick`s Capital

An October 2002 trip to Fredericton by spaceout

City Center Photo, Fredericton, New Brunswick More Photos
Quote: Fredericton is the capital of New Brunswick. The city law has regulations about building in the city center, which must keep their historical origin and looks, resulting in the city keeping most of its cultural beauty alive.

New Brunswick`s Capital


City Center Photo, Fredericton, New Brunswick
Fredericton is alive with young people as it is a major university city as well as a capital. Therefore many pubs, bars, hip-hop restaurants and guided tours for museums and assorted historical sites can be found. The York-Sunbury Historical Society Museum building was built between 1839 and 1840. It was originally used as The Military Compound Officer's Quarters until it was established as a museum. The Museum now holds the largest private collection (owned by the Historical Society) of artifacts in the province. You'll also discover a replica of a WWI trench built on the second floor of the building. The Fredericton Lighthouse Museum has impressive sea and naval related paintings. S...Read More

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Downtown Fredericton
Lots to see