What's open and closed in N.B. on National Day of Mourning for the Queen?

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Schools in the province will close for the National Day of Mourning on Monday. Universities, other than Mount Allison University, will also be closed. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press - image credit)
Schools in the province will close for the National Day of Mourning on Monday. Universities, other than Mount Allison University, will also be closed. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press - image credit)

Canada and New Brunswick are observing a National Day of Mourning holiday designated for the public sector on Monday for Queen Elizabeth's funeral.

Here's what's open and what's closed in New Brunswick on Monday:

Retail and grocery

  • Shoppers Drug Mart locations will be open regular hours.

  • Walmart, Sobeys and Atlantic Superstore locations will be open.

  • N.B. Liquor stores will be open.

  • The Saint John City Market will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Tourist attractions

  • Hopewell Rocks park will be open from 9 a.m to 5 p.m.

  • The Magnetic Hill Zoo will be open regular hours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Government offices, public services

  • Saint John City Hall, Fredericton City Hall, Moncton City Hall and city administrative offices will be closed.

  • Saint John Transit, Fredericton Transit and Codiac Transpo will operate under regular hours.

  • Regular garbage collection will occur across the province.

  • Fredericton arenas, sports fields and the indoor pool will remain open.

  • Saint John Common Council's regular Monday meeting has been rescheduled to the following week, Sept. 26.

  • Canada Post will have no mail delivery or collection on Monday.

  • Service New Brunswick will be closed.

  • All public libraries will be closed.

Universities and schools

  • Schools in New Brunswick will be closed.

  • All New Brunswick Community College locations will be closed and no classes will be held.

  • Both University of New Brunswick locations will be closed.

  • Mount Allison University will be open on Monday. Classes and activities will proceed as normal.

  • St. Thomas University cancelled classes and campus study spaces. The George Martin Hall cafeteria will be open based on weekend hours.

  • New Brunswick College of Craft and Design will be closed and classes cancelled. Students will still have access to the building.

  • Université de Moncton's three campuses will be closed on Monday and classes are cancelled.