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La Cité de l'énergie

Region City District
Mauricie Shawinigan Sector of Shawinigan

This museum, the only one of its kind in Canada, stands on a stunning natural site, offering visitors an immersive, entertaining, and highly educational experience. It features a 115-metre observation tower (the second-highest in Québec), an interactive exhibit, a multimedia show, and an exhibit on former prime minister Jean Chrétien entitled “Canada in the World.” 

Map and contact information


Some restrictions may apply. It is always advisable to check the schedule with the company before travelling.


Taxes included



Contact information

Cité de l'énergie, 1000, av. Melville C.P. 156, Shawinigan, Québec, Canada, G9N 6T9

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Permanent exhibitions


  • Entertainment
  • Entertainment for children
  • Shows
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Self-guided tours


  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Gardens
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Banquet, meeting, conference room

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area



  • Special schedules
  • Open in the off-season
  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

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