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LeNoir Forge Museum
 
Thomas and Simon LeNoir sailed from France to Arichat at the turn of the 19th century. By 1811 they had a set up a blacksmith and locksmith business they built the Forge with stone blocks from Port Hood. The ‘Old Forge’ serviced many vessels, fitting and refitting them with chains and anchors.

Restored in 1967 as a museum, the Forge features artifacts from Isle Madame’s past; operated by the Isle Madame Historical Society, it is the focal point of the Arichat Waterfront.

Open June to September, 10:00 to 5:00 daily. Tours guides on site to help you explore local history.

Telephone: 902-226-9364


The Acadian Centre LaPicasse

La Picasse, centre communautaire culturel, fait la promotion de l’épanouissement de la langue française et la vitalité de la culture acadienne dans le Comté de Richmond. Elle assure sa vocation par une programmation artistique, culturelle, communautaire et éducationnelle. La Picasse contribue aussi au développement économique et touristique de la région.

Le seul centre multidisciplinaire de langue française dans la région de Richmond, la Picasse offre divers services à la communauté acadienne et francophone. Pour plus de renseignements au sujet de la Picasse, centre communautaire culturel, veuillez visiter le site Web au www.lapicasse.ca.

Telephone: 902-226-0149
www.lapicasse.ca

 
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