Free admission
Other charges may apply.
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Gaspé - Birthplace of Canada site

Region City District
Gaspésie Gaspé 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!

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.


Free admission

Other charges may apply.


Contact information

179, montée Wakeham, Gaspé, Québec, Canada, G4X 1V3

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for buses
  • Permanent exhibitions


  • Entertainment
  • Shows
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Tours : with audio guide
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


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

Rental services

  • Wheelchair rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Restaurant on premises
  • Picnic area



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

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