Fort-Lennox National Historic Site
Over the next two years (2018 and 2019), Fort Lennox National Historic Site will be closed to the public due to an extensive conservation project over historic buildings.
The reception centre and tourist information office, located on the mainland, will be open to the public during the 2018 and 2019 summer seasons. Visitors will be able to obtain information about the region, the history of île aux Noix and Fort Lennox, as well as the ongoing work.
Visitor Centre and Tourist Information
From May 19 to June 24: weekends, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m.
From June 25 to September 3: everyday, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m.
From September 4 to October 8: weekends, 10 a.m. till 5 p.m.
Embark on the Lennox 1 for a 40-minute boat excursion with an expert guide and discover the Fort-Lennox National Historic Site, while sailing on Richelieu River, enjoy the landscape and get a better understanding of the historic significance of île aux Noix and its fortification.
New this summer: Discover the Fort Lennox National Historic Site by sailing along the Richelieu River. Climb aboard the Lennox 1 and navigate through a chapter of history. With a Parks Canada guide, you will discover the site’s unique strategic importance.
Duration: 40 minutes
Everyday until September 3
Daily departure: 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm
Youth aged 17 and under: free
The excursion does not include a stop on the island. Fort Lennox is currently close due to ongoing major restoration work.