J.-A. Vachon House

383 rue Rose-Anna Giroux
Ste-Marie, QC G6E 3X5- Map It
Phone: (418) 387-4052

AAA Editor Notes

J.-A. Vachon House (Maison J.-A. Vachon) is at 383 rue Rose-Anna Giroux (formerly called av. de la Coopérative). A 1-hour guided tour takes visitors through this historic 1908 wood-frame structure, once the family home of Rose-Anna Giroux and Joseph-Arcade Vachon. The couple founded the bakery company Vachon Inc., now famous for its mass-produced, packaged snack cakes. Guided tours are available.
$8; $4 (ages 6-17). Cash only.
Hours: Daily 9-4, May-Sept.; Mon.-Fri. 9-4 (by appointment), rest of year. Closed Dec. 23-Jan. 10.