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Le Centre de Bienvenue de Kahnawake

Kahnawake 450 635-2929 | 450 632-6030 kahnawaketourism.com

The Kahnawà:ke Tourism Welcome Center, located in the heart of Kahnawà:ke, a mohawk community 10 minutes from downtown Montreal. Experience Kahnawà:ke’s vivid culture with a guided tour of the town, or plan your entire visit with us. The Welcome Center should be your first stop when visiting. Stop by for a free map and...

Lieu historique national de Coteau-du-Lac

Coteau-du-Lac 450 763-5631 | 1 888 773-8888 parcscanada.gc.ca/coteau

7,000 years of history right beneath your feet! As you witness the raw power of the river swirls and eddies, you will be reminded that Canada’s first fortified lock canal was built right here. Take part in a wide variety of family activities: the canon challenge, geocaching activities and the Xplorers program. New this...

On October 26, 1813 in this very spot, 300 men repelled an invading force of 2,000 soldiers! It is often said that this was the battle that saved Montréal. Discover the strategies behind that decisive day. Visit the interpretation centre, and then go explore the 14-km long stretch of battlefield. Perhaps one of your...

Maison de la culture Villebon

Beloeil 450 467-2835, poste 2914 culture.beloeil.ca

Built in 1944, the Maison de la culture Villebon is the centerpiece of the City of Beloeil’s architectural heritage. This former residence now serves as a cultural meeting place and is accessible to the general public. The venue presents both intimate shows and professional exhibitions.

This French style house was built in 1766. Formerly located in the Vieux-Boucherville area, it was moved to its current site in 1964. Louis-Hippolyte La Fontaine spent part of his childhood there. The house which was listed as a Historic Monument in 1965, is currently located in Parc De La Broquerie, which includes a...