December 1 to 31, 2013
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* Closed December 25
Musée de la civilisation
85, rue Dalhousie
Québec , QC
Folk artist Philippe Roy, a native of Saint-Philémon in the Bellechasse region of Québec, devoted more than 40 years of his life to creating this crèche, or nativity scene. Made of carved polychrome wood, it depicts more than 40 figures and animals—from the mundane to the unexpected. Learn more about the exceptional woodcutter, log driver, and farmer behind this inimitable and poignant work.
Open Monday December 23 and 30.
September 23 to October 2, 2014
The Treaty of Paris marked a turning point in history. Now it is on display for the first time in the Americas, exclusively at Musée de la civilisation.
April 23 to June 22, 2014 • June 23 to September 1, 2014 • September 2, 2014 to March 15, 2015
A rendez-vous with history—and a North American first! Meet the 12 supreme gods and goddesses of Greek mythology: Zeus, Hera, Demeter, Poseidon, Athena, Apollo, Artemis, Aphrodite, Dionysus, Hermes, ...