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Farmers' Bank of Rustico & Doucet House Museums
2188 Church Road, Route 243 off Route 6, Rustico, PE  C0A 1N0

The Farmers’ Bank of Rustico, a National Historic Site, officially operated from 1864 to 1894. Credited with being “the precursor of the Credit Union movement in North America”, it houses a permanent exhibition, focusing on its establishment and the work of its founder Father Georges-Antoine Belcourt. The Doucet House, an early Acadian log house circa 1772, offers a look at the daily lives of an Acadian family. Special events take place on certain days during the following festivals: Celebrate Canada in Rustico (June 24 & July 1), Acadian Days in Rustico (July 4-28), and Acadian Harvest in Rustico (Sept 4-28). Check the website for more information.

Email: [email protected]


Phone: 902-963-3168

Seasonal: June 8-Sept 30
Mon-Sat 9:30am-5:30pm, Sun 1pm-5pm. Closed Sun in Sept.
Off season by appointment at 902-963-3168
Adults: $6, Seniors (65+) $4.50, Family: $12 (2 adults, 2 children under 13), Students: $3.50. HST is included in prices. Prices for special events vary.

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