Phare de Cap-des-Rosiers
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Site historique maritime du Phare de Cap-des-Rosiers

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Gaspésie Gaspé Cap-des-Rosiers

This 37-metre lighthouse is the tallest in Canada. It was built on this site in 1858 because this section of the Gulf of St. Lawrence had seen numerous shipwrecks. Today designated an historic monument, it is considered the gateway to Forillon national park.

Map and contact information


Schedules may change at any time without notice. It is always advisable to check the schedule with the company before coming.


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Contact information

1331, boul. de Cap des Rosiers, Gaspé, Québec, Canada, G4X 6G7

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for buses
  • Parking for motor homes
  • Permanent exhibitions


  • Site interpretation
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Panoramic view / lookout

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


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

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