Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site (Lieu historique national de la Bataille-de-la-Châteauguay), 6 km (4 mi.) e. on Hwy. 138 at 2371 Rivière Châteauguay, commemorates the battle of Oct. 26, 1813, when Lt. Col. Charles-Michel de Salaberry and his force of 300 Canadians stopped 3,000 invading U.S. troops. Interpretation center exhibits analyze the background of the battle and the living conditions of its participants.
Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Free in 2017 to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. Otherwise $3.39; $2.96 (ages 66+ and students with ID); $1.65 (ages 6-16); $8.52 (family). Beginning in 2018, admission will be free for ages 0-17.
Hours: Wed.-Sun. and holidays 10-5, late June-early Sept.; Sat.-Sun. and holidays 10-5, early Sept.-early Oct.