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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, offers visitors an immersive, entertaining, and educational experience all about industrial history and science. It features an observation tower, interactive exhibits, a multimedia show, hydroelectric plant tours, cruises on the Rivière Saint-Maurice, historical city tours and more.

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
  • 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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