Useful informations

Useful informations

Located at the historical and archeological site of the three Château-Richer convents, this interpretation centre, which opened in 1984, hosts a permanent exhibition on the history of one of the first French settlements in North America. Other attractions include the excavated foundations of the first two convents (built in 1694 and 1830) that can be seen inside the third convent (1907), a recreated classroom from yesteryear (1912), temporary exhibitions and a number of cultural and educational activities about this delightful site.

Schedule and Details

Hours: June to September, Monday to Sunday, 9:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. October to May, Wednesday to Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Reservations required for groups.

Admission: adult: $6; senior: $5; student: $4; child (17 years and under): free. Price for groups: on call.

Closed: Closed from December 19 to January 6.

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.


7976, avenue Royale
Château-Richer, QC
G0A 1N0

Côte-de-Beaupré zone


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General Features

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Establishment equipped for groups
Establishment offering individual activities for youth, Individual clients
Establishment offering group activities for youth


Free outdoor bike parking on site, Free outdoor bus parking on site, Free outdoor car parking on site

We Speak

English, French

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Categories (Others)

Historic Sites


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