News

15 July 2016

WELCOME TO THE MUSICAL ESCAPADES

Musical artists whose reputation and talent shines bright well beyond our borders are making a stop to offer us lovely MUSICAL ESCAPADES, in the heart of the summer. THE AUDIENCE can expect to be taken on a trip to rich and high-contrast worlds, tuned to music rhythms from all corners of the planet. Percussion instruments; Cuban, Brazilian, Mexican and Caribbean rhythms;...

4 July 2016

The Newly Renovated Museum of the Co-Cathedral of Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue in Longueuil

The Museum of the Co-Cathedral of Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue will proudly unveil today to numerous dignitaries, institutional partners, and project participants its completely refurbished Museum, featuring the new permanent exhibit, "From the Earliest Inhabitants until Our Time." The exhibit provides a compelling look at the history of Longueuil, of its parish, and of...

17 May 2016

Awaken Your Inner Child at Exporail!

As of May 21st, 2016, Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum will be open daily throughout the season. Visitors will awake their inner child by discovering the largest railway collection in Canada. They will climb aboard several of the vehicles on exhibit and will experience the lifestyle of yesteryear’s travelers. Exhibitions, family activities and a ride in a vintage...

25 September 2015

Côte-Nord Featured at The Électrium: Discover A Couple of Energetic 50-Year-Olds!

A historical exhibition highlighting the 50 years of Jean-Lesage generating station (Manic-2) and the first high-voltage (735-kV) power transmission line opens at The Électrium on September 25, as part of the Journées de la culture. Temporary exhibition on building Manic Whether you’re a fan of huge construction projects or just naturally...

11 September 2015

Event: Diesel-electric Locomotives September 12th and 13th

On September 12th and 13th, 2015, a selection of historic diesel-electric locomotives will be featured up front at Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum. During these two days, the program will enable visitors to learn more about these locomotives whose technology appeared in the 1920’s with Rudolf Diesel's invention (1858-1913). The visitors will have the...