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Can’t Miss Kings Landing Experiences

Can’t Miss Kings Landing Experiences

Visit Kings Landing this summer, and make a little history of your own with authentic, hands-on experiences! Kings Landing is a living history museum that offers two unique experiences: The Exhibit Experience and the Village.

When you first enter the museum, you’ll find interactive, engaging exhibits that might just surprise you. See artefacts rarely displayed from a collection of over 70,000 pieces and share in their stories, mystery and intrigue.


Old timey camera.

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Dress up in 19th-century fashion and take a selfie.


Dress up fun! #kingslanding

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Take your favourite little one on their first pony ride!


Pony ride! #summervacation2016

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Get your hands dirty in one of the new heritage teaching gardens.

Exciting new additions to the Exhibit Experience include guided horseback riding, the Children’s Play Park, a summer stage for concerts and performances, CövenHöven Distillery exhibit, a corn maze, heritage-teaching gardens with a seed saving program, and plenty of curatorial and event space for partners.


Is this too corny? #discovernb

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As you cross the bridge and see the landmark Sawmill, one of Canada's most photographed buildings, you will be travelling back in time to 19th-century rural, New Brunswick.


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Here, in the Village, you'll meet a variety of folks from New Brunswick's colourful past. These people are dressed in period clothing and are interpreting real historical figures. They do not break character! 


Blacksmith at work.

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Making ends-meet is of constant concern for the community, so don’t be surprised when you’re asked to pitch-in. Pop into their homes and shops, lend a hand to the farmers in the fields and when you're ready to take a load-off, order a refreshing drink at the English-style pub.


Wanna go back and drink more mead. #gimmiemore #drank #yummy #kingslanding #sunglasses #brownsugar

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By the time you're ready to head back to reality, you'll probably be pretty tired. Cap-off your experience with a laid-back horse and wagon ride around the museum--it's the perfect end to a truly memorable day.

Kings Landing is open daily from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm from June 10 to October 9. To see everything going on at Kings Landing during the 2017 season, check out this online calendar. There truly is something for everyone!