Culture and heritage

Lieu historique national du Fort-Lennox

Saint-Paul-de-l'Île-aux-Noix 450 291-5700 parcscanada.gc.ca/fortlennox

Trace the history at Fort Lennox! Young and old will travel back in time by taking part in many of participatory and animated activities. After a brief boat expedition, relive the experience soldiers and their families who inhabited the fortress in 1833: become a member of the garrison; visit your new districts and face...

The only house inhabited by Félix Leclerc that is open to the public is a heritage building and houses a permanent exhibition. The creative world remembers him as a man that traced the history and culture of Québec with his songs, poems and plays. A terrace and a beautiful garden are equipped for families and cyclists...

Maison Lenoblet-du-Plessis

Contrecoeur 450 587-5750 | 450 587-5901 culturec.net

Built in 1794, Maison Lenoblet-du-Plessis served as the meeting place for the patriots in 1834. It was a strategic moment in time; they drafted some of their 92 resolutions in that dwelling. In 1983, Maison Lenoblet-du-Plessis was declared a historic monument by the Ministry of Culture. It has become a regional cultural...

Maison nationale des Patriotes

Saint-Denis-sur-Richelieu 450 787-3623 mndp.qc.ca

Housed in a historical building from 1809, this interpretation centre on the history of the 1837-1838 Patriots holds a true historical adventure. Using recovered artifacts and many collectibles, visitors become immersed in the time of the Patriots: guided tours of the permanent exhibition and the village of...

Located in the beautiful area of Old-La Prairie, recognized as a Heritage Site, the Roussillon Archaeology Museum preserves and showcases the rich archaeological heritage of Roussillon. Discover the permanent exhibition Carrefour Archéo and its unique objects, particularly the stakes of the palisade stocks from the...