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6 February 2018

March break at the Électrium: Free programming for science fans

The Électrium invites you to take advantage of its special March break programming. Introductory science workshops led by Profaqua’s scientific education experts will entertain curious minds ages six and up along with their families – completely free of charge. You will also be able to take guided tours of Hydro-Québec’s electricity...

6 February 2018

March break at Beauharnois generating station: A free, one-of-a-kind outing

The Beauharnois hydropower station will exceptionally open its doors during March break. Hydro-Québec invites you and your family to discover this majestic generating station, where art and science form an electrifying duo. You can see a generating unit in action and get a picture of how a run-of-river station generates the electricity that supplies a great number...

21 July 2017

Celebrate Canada 150 with a BioBlitz at Chambly Canal National Historic Site Parks Canada

Parks Canada BioBlitzes invite families to help scientists identify flora and fauna. Throughout 2017, Parks Canada is hosting BioBlitz events across the country in support of BioBlitz Canada 150, a Canadian Heritage signature Canada 150 initiative led by the Canadian Wildlife Foundation. BioBlitzes are fun and educational activities that let families team up with...

16 November 2016

Railway Christmas at Exporail: from November 18, 2016 to January 8, 2017

November 15, 2016 – From November 18, 2016 to January 8, 2017, Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum will transport its visitors into the Magic of Christmas. Many vehicles will be decorated and illuminated in the Grand Gallery, activities will be offered and Santa will meet the visitors! Railway Christmas is a must-see event for the whole family where everyone can...

15 July 2016


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;...