Pointe-du-Buisson / Musée québécois d'archéologie

  • Montérégie

Field of interest: 

Heritage
Ethnology
History
Archaeology
Other
Conservation du patrimoine naturel

Specialization in field of interest: 

Presentation
Research/Inventory
Outreach

General informations

Contact information

333 Émond Street
Beauharnois, QC J6N 0E3
Canada
450 429-7857

Social networks

Opening hours: 

Tuesday to Sunday:
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission fees: 

Adults: $10.50
Seniors: $9
Children: $6
Children (3 and under): Free
Families: $30

Access for disabled visitors: 

Partial

Description

Classified as a historic site of national significance, Pointe-du-Buisson/Musée québécois d’archéologie occupies an exceptional geographic position, which for over 5 000 years has been important to various populations, whether prehistoric, historic or contemporary.

The museum, renowned as an active reference centre, promotes learning and the exchange of ideas in order to advance scientific knowledge, and particularly archaeological knowledge. Through its collections and unique site, as well as through its exhibitions, loan programs, educational programs and dedication to conservation, the museum also contributes to the diffusion of cultural heritage with a view to fostering a sense of pride and identity in our society.

Additional information

  • Restaurant on siteNo
  • Picnic areaYes
  • Family activitiesYes
  • Guided toursYes
  • Animation on the siteYes
  • Home service and information in EnglishYes
  • Products and activities in EnglishYes