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    Admiralty House Museum

    Admiralty House was built in 1915 by the British Admiralty to monitor icebergs, ships at sea and provide weather forecasts to mariners. The sinking of the Titanic and the First World War prompted the development of a grid of wireless communications stations around the Atlantic,...

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    Wooden Boat Museum

    Come visit the Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador – a place where the history and traditions of wooden boat building come to life! We are located on the Avalon Peninsula, in Winterton, Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • cupids-legacy-centre

    Cupids Legacy Centre

    The Cupids Legacy Centre stores the extensive artifact collection discovered at the Cupids Cove Plantation site, and houses its field laboratory. The site, now a Provincial Historic Site, is one of the most significant archaeological digs in North America.  
  • apothecary-hall-pharmacy-museum

    James J. O'Mara Pharmacy Museum

    Apothecary Hall housed the Peter O'Mara Drug Store from 1922 to 1986. It was one of the last surviving old drug stores to operate in Newfoundland and the second home for Peter O'Mara's business, which had operated out of 484-486 Water Street as The West End Drug Store from 1899.. 
  • labrador-interpretation-center

    Labrador Interpretation Centre

    The Labrador Institute of Memorial University was established by the University to stimulate, coordinate, and support major University projects and programs designed to promote the well-being of the people of Labrador and to expand the Labrador knowledge base.

Call for Submissions for the Summer Newsletter

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Having something you would like to share with museums across the province in the MANL Newsletter? We would love to hear from you! We encourage you to share your organization's accomplishments, developments, research and good news stories with the rest of the museum community. Please submit your articles in plain text form with no more than 500 words. If you would like to submit a picture to compliment your submission, please make sure it is in .jpeg format and scanned to at least 600 dpi.

As always, we are accepting submissions for advertising space in the newsletter. If your museum or heritage group has marketing or advertising pieces developed, consider taking the opportunity to advertise to your peers. For a list of advertising rates, please contact the MANL office for more information.

If you wish to contribute any content for the summer issue, please have your submission e-mailed to the MANL office by July 31, 2015.


Summer Jobs Museum Association Position

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Employer: Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador

Job Title: Museum Association Summer Student
Salary: $10.25 per hour 35 hours per week.
Duration: Weekdays from July 6th, 2015 to August 28th, 2015
Closing date: July 2nd, 2015

Job Description:

Assist staff with the daily operations of the Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador (MANL). Review inventory of organizational records and digitize important documents for retention. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office programs experience digitizing records would be an asset. Must outgoing and be willing to work well with others in a small office setting. This position will include other duties as required.

Other duties may include:
•Responding to telephone, in person or electronic inquiries or forward to appropriate person
•Provide general information to clients and the public
•Photocopy and collate documents, for filing
•Send and receive messages and documents using fax machine or electronic mail
•General Office duties
•Other duties as required

Please send your resume by EMAIL to: kflynn@nf.aibn.com

Ken Flynn
Executive Director
Museum Association of Newfoundland and Labrador
PO Box 5785
St.John's, NL
A1C 5X3
Fax. 709-722-9035


Museum Listing

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Did you know that museums get a free listing on MANL's website if they are a member? Your listing on our website will help visitors stay informed on the Museum's hours, location, admission fees and discover what your Museum is all about!  To help the information stay current, please send us the latest information on your Museum to be posted on our website. If your Museum is already posted then please verify the information to ensure it is accurate. Contact the MANL Office to have your listing updated today!