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Science East

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Established  1994
Director  Harry Palmer
Province  New Brunswick
Type  science museum
Curator  David Desjardins
Phone  +1 506-457-2340
Location  668 Brunswick Street Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1H6
Address  668 Brunswick St, Fredericton, NB E3B 1H6, Canada
Similar  Government House - Fredericton, Officers' Square, Fredericton Region Museum, Odell Park, Christ Church Cathedral

Science East is an interactive science museum located in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. It uses innovative, interactive science exhibits to demonstrate basic science concepts, prompt curiosity and foster interest and understanding of science among people of all ages. The museum also features travelling exhibits which tour the province. It was founded in 1994, and since 1999 it has been accommodated in what used to be the York County jail. Constructed in 1842, the jail constitutes a tourist attraction in itself.


The museum is affiliated with the Canadian Museums Association and the Virtual Museum of Canada.


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