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Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site


From 8/18/23, 8:30 AM to 8/18/23, 5:00 PM


Nature-Culture Activity

Thanks to our Partnership with Parc Canada, La Navette Nature has been invited to discover the well-kept secrets of the Forges du Saint-Maurice.

 Folklore legend
The Mauricie region has a lot to offer in terms of nature, but it doesn't leave much to be desired in terms of culture and history. Set course for a mythical and historical site located on the banks of the Saint-Maurice River and discover what forged its legend. After arriving at the Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site, stroll around the outdoors with its large open spaces covered with ruins, then head for the Grande Maison to begin the Diabolus ex machina audio tour narrated by Fred Pellerin in order to learn more about the legend of the Forges (additional cost required for this activity / Audio track available in French only, English translation provided upon request). Continue your visit by entering the blast furnace where the immersive exhibition 1600 °C trial by fire is displayed and

About the site

8:30 Explanations and departure from the Montreal bus station (Berri-UQAM)
10:15 : Arrival on site
16:00: Departure from site
17:45: Arrival at the Montreal bus station

To enjoy the Legendry Fred Pellerin's Audio Ex Machina, fees (12,25$) are payable on-site.

10 000, boulevard des Forges Trois-Rivières QC G9C 1B1