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Site historique de Pointe-à-la-Renommée

Museum / historic site Region:Gaspésie City : GaspéDistrict : L'Anse-à-Valleau

Rising majestically and keeping watch over the river, the lighthouse stands tall in Pointe-à-la-Renommée's history. Marconi also chose to install North America's first marine radio station at this site. In 2011, The Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada has designated the Marconi Station as a national historic site for the creation of the Canadien maritime radiotelegraph service.

  200, chemin de la Pointe-à-la-Renommée, Gaspé, Québec, Canada, G4X 4A2
418 269-3310

Activities and services

Activities

  • Sea mammal observation
  • Hiking : 0,7 km - 20 km
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english
  • Other activities

Services

  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Panoramic view / lookout

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area

Groups

  • Reservations required
  • Group rates

Schedules and rates

June 8, 2020 - September 28, 2020 (Approximate dates)

Location