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Centre d'Histoire et d'Archéologie de la Métabetchouane (CHAM)

Region City
Saguenay—Lac-Saint-Jean Desbiens
The interpretation centre invites the public to relive the clash between the Native American and European cultures through its activities and exhibits. You’ll be delighted by this unique interactive and multi-sensory exhibition, at the founding site of the famous Lac Saint-Jean!
Map and contact information


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Contact information

243, rue Hébert (route 169), Desbiens, Québec, Canada, G0W 1N0

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free parking
  • Parking for buses
  • Parking for motor homes (RV)

Available activities

  • Concert, show
  • Entertainment for children
  • Films, projection
  • Guided tour
  • Native culture interpretation
  • Self-guided tour
  • Workshop


  • Boutique
  • Wireless internet

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


Eligible customers

  • Adults
  • Teens
  • Children
  • Groups
  • Minimum age required: 0


  • Entertainment available
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english
  • Special schedule on request
  • Group rates
  • Booking required