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56 Prince William St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4M5, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

Small place, but packed with great history of the St John's police including chalk full of anything police or prison related artifacts including old switchboard. Staff are very friendly. Donations offered for admission.

Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went by and decided to go in. My husband is a retired policeman and they discussed different things with him and also gave him a Saint John police badge.

Thank Jozsef R
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited the museum on Canada Day weekend. We knew the location was open because the VW was on the street! It is a small gem, with a powerful AC system (much needed during the heatwave). Lots of well laid out exhibits. It was fun...More

Thank Meredith C
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Free. Convenient. Fun for a few minutes and a few pictures. Everyone exceedingly friendly. Worth a quick stop.

Thank BDR0se
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This was free and we just happen to stumble on it, we had a great time in here wiith officers who have retired, This is a trip down memory lane and the officers volenteer their time, they will tell you stories , Look at the...More

Thank martinblacksheep
Reviewed 18 December 2017

From the cruise ship you can easily walk uphill and within minutes you are in Prince William Street. Further down to the far end at No 56 you'll find this Museum. You'll notice a VW Beetle in front of this Museum which used to be...More

Thank Gaetano A
Reviewed 10 October 2017

While visiting Saint Johns on a cruise, my wife and I visited the Police Museum. They had a nice display of uniforms and police equipment. The museum is one large room with there displays and photographs. The museum is manned by volunteers. We are both...More

Thank HunkyJoe
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This was a fun stop and we really enjoyed the history of the police department here in Saint John. We stopped in because of the little confession in front and learned that was all they needed in a high speed chase because no one speeds...More

Thank 1991KEB
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This place is just ok.....the people that work here are very knowledgeable and polite and the Bobbie and the VW police car outside are great and free....it just an ok place.... sorry

Thank Jay F
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Went with three guest from Newman House Hostel. The volunteers really made us welcome and the exibit was very interesting. Especially liked the illegal weapons collection.

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