The Métabetchouane Historical and Archaeological Centre

234 rue Hébert
Desbiens, QC G0W 1N0- Map It
Phone: (418) 346-5341

AAA Editor Notes

The Métabetchouane Historical and Archaeological Centre (Centre d'histoire et d'archéologie de la Métabetchouane), 234 rue Hébert/Hwy. 169, relates the story of the first encounter between the area's indigenous peoples and French explorers and trappers. On the grounds are replicas of the 1847 Hudson's Bay Co. trading post, a chapel and a historic powder magazine. Guided tours are available; reservations are required for narration in English. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$7.83; $6.96 (senior citizens); $4.35 (ages 0-12); $21.74 (family, two adults and two children).
Hours: Daily 10-5, mid-June through Labour Day. Allow 1 hour minimum.