August 8, 2022


City Hall Clock Tower Fredericton City Hall Clock Tower, February 2012. Photo by Steve Rogers.
History, Landmarks

City Hall Clock Tower

When Fredericton was incorporated in 1848, City Council had the authority to build a City Hall and install a public clock. After fire destroyed City Hall in 1875, the design plans for…

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Highland Games Highland Games at Old Government House in Fredericton. Taken in 2008 by Larry Dickinson

Highland Games

The Highland Games Festival is a volunteer, not-for-profit, charitable organization held annually in Fredericton. The purpose is to celebrate Scottish culture and provide an opportunity for education and growth of…

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York Sunbury Museum The Fredericton Region Museum (formerly the York Sunbury Museum) was founded in 1934 by the York Sunbury Historical Society. The Society was formed in 1932 and now has members from all over North America, however, most are from central New Brunswick. In 1959, the Museum found permanent headquarters in the Officers' Quarters (571 Queen Street) in the heart of downtown Fredericton.
History, Landmarks, Museum

York Sunbury Museum

Set back behind a wrought iron and stone fence, Officers Square, Fredericton’s Military Compound originally consisted of the two-block area bounded by Queen, York, and Regent Streets and the St.…

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