Tourisme Victoriaville et sa région
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History and Heritage

Group organizer? Victoriaville and its region is the destination of choice!

See the different tabs to discover all ATTRACTIONS available.

Our team offers the following services:

  • Information about all visits, activities, festivals, summer theatre, shows, meals, lodging...Possibilities are endless!
  • Planning of your activities and itinerary...
  • Local guide available (tour of the city, historical tour or costumed guide).

Are you planning group outing...let us guide you!

Information:

Joanne Côté
1 (888) 758-9451 # 4222
jcote@tourismeregionvicto.com

Maison d'école

Maison d'école du rang Cinq-Chicots (1903)

This school was built in 1903 and welcomed children until 1959. Since 1988, it has become a life interpretation center of the Quebec former schoolhouse. In addition to the permanent collection, you can also visit the annual thematic exhibition.

416, av. Pie X, Saint-Christophe-d'Arthabaska (Québec) G6R 0M9
Téléphone : 819 752-4729 / 819 260-1152

http://www.ecolecinqchicots.com
aqap@videotron.ca

Musée Laurier

Musée Laurier (1876)

Built in 1876, the Laurier Museum offers a permanent exhibition on the life and political career of Wilfrid Laurier as well as temporary exhibitions focusing on politics and history.

Historic Monument of Quebec (1989) and National Historic Site of Canada (2000)

16, rue Laurier Ouest
Victoriaville (Québec) G6P 6P3

Téléphone : 819 357-8655

http://www.museelaurier.com/

info@museelaurier.com

Hôtel des postes 6

Musée de l'Hôtel des Postes (1910)

The Pavillon Hôtel des Postes (1910) is well suited for the presentation of visual art exhibitions, two floors are devoted to it. 

  • Once upon a time ... a post office. Permanent exhibition relating a post office in the early twentieth century.

949, boul. des Bois-Francs Sud
Victoriaville (Quebec) G6P 5W1

Telephone: 819 357-2185

http://museelaurier.com/musee-hotel-des-...

secretariatmlaurier@videotron.ca

Église St-Christ. int.

Église Saint-Christophe (1873)

Historical monument of Quebec, this beautiful church in Romanesque style stone was built in 1873. You can admire a Casavant organ, paintings by Joseph-Thomas Rousseau, painter and decorator, and some decorations that would be the work of Suzor-Coté. The temple also has beautiful stained glass and remarkable statues including one of St-Christopher, classified as "Cultural Property in Quebec."

A major monument of our religious heritage.

40, rue Laurier Ouest
Saint-Christophe-d'Arthabaska (Québec) G6P 6P3

Telephone : 819 357-2376

http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%89glise...

Visite cimetières (Crédit photo : N. Shaink)

Cemeteries visit

Discover with a passionate guide, the beauty of the headstones and monuments of the region as well as their symbols (angels, crosses, flowers, etc.). An original way to visit the cemeteries while valuing our heritage and rediscovering a little-known chapter of our history. The visit may include a character or not, depending on time available.

819 758-9451, #4222

Musée des outils anciens

Musée des outils anciens, St-Rémi-de-Tingwick

Discover one of the largest collections of old tools in Canada. A guided tour and thematic workshops that will bring all kinds of memories for seniors or story lessons for young people. You may bring your meal or snacks ! Vending machine and microwave oven available.

143, rue Principale
Saint-Rémi-de-Tingwick (Québec) J0A 1K0

Téléphone : 819 749-1072

http://www.museedoutilsanciens.com/

mbenoit@ivic.qc.ca

Tourisme Victoriaville et sa région
150, rue Notre-Dame Ouest
Victoriaville, Quebec
G6P 1R9


Telephone: (819) 758-9451 or 1 (888) 758-9451
E-mail: info@tourismeregionvicto.com
Web site: www.tourismeregionvictoriaville.com