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Tracadie Historical Museum - Académie Sainte-Famille

This museum presents the history of leprosy in NB and the leprosariums of Sheldrake Island and Tracadie between 1844 and 1965. Learn about the beginnings of French health care in the Maritimes and the education work of the Religious Hospitallers of Saint-Joseph congregation.

Walk the Heritage Trail to the Leper Cemetery and admire the public artwork Leprosy on Sheldrake Island by artist Marika Drolet-Ferguson, a Concordia University project.

Bilingual service (English-French)
Free Wi-Fi
Wheelchair accessible