Frequently Asked Questions 

  • Is there a fee?

No, there is no fee for entering Middle Island or the Interpretive Centre/Museum. 

 

  • When are you open?

We are happy to announce that the gates will open for the season on May 9th, 2022. Initial operating hours will be from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday to Friday. These hours will be extended soon after for the remainder of the season.

 

  • When is the restaurant open?

Stay tuned for an update!

  • When is the museum open?

The museum will open on May 9th, 2022, from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM (Mon-Fri). Hours are subject to change.

 

  • Is there a place to eat?

Yes, there is a restaurant on site. We offer take-out and dine-in (Currently closed for the season).

 

  • What method of payment is available?

Our only method of payment is cash. Sorry for any inconvenience.

 

  • Is there a place to swim?

Yes, there is a beach, although no lifeguards are present. Please swim at your own risk.

 

  • Can we bring our dog?

Absolutely, as long as they are on a leash. You are responsible to pick up after them.

 

  • Can we BBQ?

Unfortunately, we do not allow BBQs on the Island but feel free to come in and dine at our restaurant or bring a picnic lunch.

 

  • Is there a boat dock?

No, unfortunately, we no longer have a boat dock.

 

  • Are there any restrooms?

We have two Port-A-Potties located near the Museum.

 

  • Are there any changing rooms?

Not at the present time, but we are currently working on it.

 

  • Can we park on the Island?

There is abundant parking on the Island. Parking on the causeway is not permitted.

 

  • Do you have Special Events?

We celebrate Irish Festival Sunday (July 17th, 2022, from 1:00 - 4:00 PM) and New Brunswick Day (August 1st, 2022, 1:00 - 4:00 PM). Stay tuned for updates this year (2022)!

 

  • Are there Picnic Shelters?

Yes, there are three and also a large Kiosk. Due to COVID-19, there are no tables available this summer.