Québec Museum of Folk Culture

200 rue Laviolette
Trois-Rivieres, QC G9A 6L5- Map It
(819) 372-0406

AAA Editor Notes

Québec Museum of Folk Culture (Musée québécois de culture populaire) is at 200 rue Laviolette. This facility offers visitors a chance to explore six exhibit rooms detailing Québec’s society and folk art. At the historic Trois-Rivières Old Prison, guides explain prison life in the interactive Go to Jail! exhibit. Tour narration in English is offered. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.
Museum $12; $11 (senior citizens); $9.50 (students with ID); $7 (ages 5-17); $30 (family, two adults and two children). Separate individual admission to the prison is available. Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Daily 10-6, June 24-Labour Day; Tues.-Sun. 10-5, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1-2, Christmas Eve, Christmas, day after Christmas and Dec. 31.