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Pieces of the Past: Fredericton’s Asian Heritage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Asian Heritage Society of New Brunswick and Fredericton Region Museum present: Pieces of the Past: Fredericton’s Asian Heritage As part of Asian Heritage Month 2016, the Asian Heritage Society of New Brunswick (AHSNB) presents an exhibit at the Fredericton Region Museum. Pieces of the Past: Fredericton’s Asian Heritage features traditional items collected [...]

By |2016-05-24T18:54:44-03:00May 24th, 2016|Museum News - Archived|0 Comments

Summer 2016 Artist-In-Residence

After the success of the artist-in-residence program in previous years, the Fredericton Region Museum is looking forward to offering the program again! Artist Alumni 2015 - Marsha Clark (visual artist) and Samantha Brittney (fashion) 2014 – Derek Davidson (post-impressionist painter) and Mary Grant (rug hooker) 2013 – Miguelina Izaguirre (Peekaboo Shadows Theater) Project Description The FRM’s artist-in-residence program [...]

Hats Off to our New Exhibit

On Thursday the 6th of August, at 5:00 PM the Fredericton Region Museum, (FRM), will be hosting a private reception for the opening of our new hat exhibit. We are happy to welcome Trish Hirschkorn who has generously contributed some of her own creations to our collection. Ms. Hirschkorn is an artist who specializes in [...]

By |2015-08-05T15:44:27-03:00August 5th, 2015|Museum News - Archived|0 Comments

Stories of Those Affected by Cancer

The York Sunbury Historical Society has been collecting artefacts and documents since 1932, which in terms of the museum industry is a long time. They have a vast collection of three dimensional artefacts, photographs and documents that have all been carefully catalogued and tucked away for safekeeping. This incredible collection is the foundation of the [...]

By |2015-08-04T12:55:56-03:00August 4th, 2015|Museum News - Archived|0 Comments

First World War Traveling Exhibit Launch

Fredericton, NB (February 16, 2015) – On Monday, February 16th, the Fredericton Region Museum is opening the travelling exhibit, “New Brunswickers and the Great War”.  The exhibit commemorates the contributions of New Brunswickers during the First World War and will travel for the next two years. The Fredericton Region Museum’s First World War exhibit has [...]