Shogomoc Railway Site

Shogomoc Railway Site / Site du Chemin de fer Shogomoc
Shogomoc Railway Site / Site du Chemin de fer Shogomoc

Shogomoc Railway Site / Site du Chemin de fer Shogomoc
Exit/Sortie 153
9189, rue Main St., Bristol, New Brunswick
(506) 392-6763
Hours are seasonal

A restored station features a display of artefacts, a gift shop and tourist information.  A fine dining restaurant is found in the first renovated train car and an interpretation centre in the second.

Une gare restaurée offre une exposition d’objects façonnés, une boutique de cadeaux et des renseignements touristiques.  Un restaurant de haute gamme se trouve dans le premier wagon rénové et un centre d’interprétation se trouve dans le second.


About frederictonregionmuseum

The Fredericton Region 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 1969 the Museum found permanent headquarters in the Officer's Quarters (571 Queen Street) in the heart of downtown Fredericton. The Society and Museum remain a nonprofit enterprise with a small paid staff and numerous volunteers. They work tirelessly to create informative exhibits, organize programs and events as well as publish a local history periodical The Officers' Quarters. The Fredericton Region Museum is the home of the famous Coleman Frog. He is the 42lb wonder that lived in the Killarney Lake just north of Fredericton about 100 years ago. The Fredericton Region Museum is a gateway into the exciting history and diverse heritage of central New Brunswick. Because central New Brunswick is where the provincial capital is located, and because it served as a meeting place for Aboriginals, Loyalists, Acadian, and other European settlers, the Fredericton Region Museum is an excellent place to start. With over 4000 square feet of exhibit space and a collection of over 30,000 artefacts the museum is a fun and exciting way to look into our past.
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