New Brunswick Historical Society
|Record #: HDC0707||Last Modified: 17 Jul 2020||Last Full Update: 17 Jul 2020|
|Primary Contact||Kathy Wilson|
|Description & Services|
|Cross Reference||NB Historical Society|
|Description of service(s)||The New Brunswick Historical Society works to collect and preserve New Brunswick history; to publish material of historical nature; to educate and promote knowledge of New Brunswick history in particular and history in general.
The New Brunswick Historical Society owns and operates the Loyalist House in Saint John, one of the few surviving buildings of the Great Saint John Fire in 1877.
|Hours||May 18 (Loyalist Day) to June 30:
Weekdays 10 am-5 pm
July 1 to mid-September:
Daily 10 am-5 pm
*Last admission at 4:45 pm
During the off season by appointment:
|Areas Served||New Brunswick|
|Eligibility||Ages: 1 year(s) - 99 year(s)|
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Membership - $20.00 annually due in January ; Admission - Loyalist House entry, $2.00 children and students, $5.00 adults, $7.00 families, free for members|
|Located In Community||Saint John|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Corner of Union and Germain Street|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - Bottom level is accessible, please call ahead. ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***|
|Service Level||(50) Non Profit|
|Elections||Annual meeting in spring|
|Meetings||Society meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month, September-November and January-May. Times may vary. Location is typically at the New Brunswick Museum in Market Square, but may vary.
Weekly teas are held at the Loyalist House on Wednesdays beginning the first week after July 1, and continue to last Wednesday in August from 1 pm-3 pm. The Saint John Mayor or his designated representatives are present to greet visitors. Admission to the Loyalist House is free for the duration of the mayor's visit.
Lunch Hour desert and tea takes place Fridays during the month of August.
|Print Material||Newsletters are sent out monthly to members, corresponding to the months of meetings.|
|Service Categories||Historic Preservation|