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Gaspé - Birthplace of Canada site

Museum / historic site Region:Gaspésie City : GaspéDistrict : Sector of Gaspé

Historic site with animation and interpretation by costumed characters, as well as events and shows, public area, the Jacques Cartier cross monument and a craft shop featuring local products. Tavern with refreshments and summer programming with plenty of free activities. Multimedia show Tale of Time and Tides in the evening!

  179, montée Wakeham, Gaspé, Québec, Canada, G4X 1V3
418 368-9423

Activities and services


  • Outdoor activities on premises
  • Entertainment
  • Entertainment for children
  • Exhibitions
  • Native culture interpretation
  • Shows
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Tours : with audio guide
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english
  • Other activities


  • Internet access : free wireless
  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Banquet, meeting, conference room
  • Theatre/auditorium

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for buses

Rental services

  • Wheelchair rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Restaurant on premises
  • Picnic area


  • Full access (Kéroul)


  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

Schedules and rates

July 7, 2020 - September 27, 2020 (Approximate dates)