Société des musées du Québec

Museum Corner

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For the school of the curious about life: class outings to museums

In search of learning alternatives? Museums propose some possibilities! Teachers: museum institutions are brimming with remarkable educational offerings that are sure to pique the curiosity of your students and satisfy their zest for discovery.

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Rock-paper-scissors… matches! Play the discovery game of Québec museums as a family.

L’été, le temps s’étire, la vie prend un autre rythme. En famille, c’est le temps de changer d’air et de décor, d’explorer et de s’amuser! Connaissez-vous l’endroit idéal pour vivre ces moments qui déjouent la routine du quotidien? Les musées! Dans toute leur diversité...

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Artist houses: when artwork is imbued with the spirit of its surroundings

Artist house museums are full of life. They tell of the inspiration and work of history-making artists of Québec. 

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Meet the women pioneers of New France 

From the founding of the first hospital, discover the invaluable legacy of women pioneers.

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Go back in time with Québec’s oldest homes

What a privilege to be able to visit the oldest homes of Québec, real gems of New France! A unique opportunity to let the builders inspire us with their dreams...

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Stars in your eyes: astronomy and space exploration museums

In August, take advantage of cooler nights and clearer skies to discover collections of stars! Québec’s museums will lend you telescopes to observe stars and constellations. We invite you to travel into space and explore the Universe via their shows and exhibitions. Welcome to another dimension!

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WARS AND PEACE.  Museum souvenirs of military history

Marked by Remembrance Day, autumn is a time to explore military archives and collections. These museums portray, in a direct and emotional way, the conflicts that have shaped our regions, borders and society. 

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Explore Aboriginal Know-How

Shaped over thousands of years and transmitted from one generation to the next, Aboriginal culture contributes to Québec’s unique identity. Québec Aboriginal Tourism therefore invites you to discover 6 institutions, guardians of the collective memory of First Nations and Inuit peoples. A museological immersion ranging from the traditional to the modern!

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Museums, spotlight on gardens… Succumb to the charm of romantic gardens!

A bench in the shadows of a large tree, the intoxicating perfume of plants, the rustling of petals, the love songs of birds… Gardens brimming with history open their hearts to you.

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Museums, spotlight on gardens… Discover some well-kept secrets!

From Grand-Métis to Montréal, from Jardin des souvenirs to medicinal plant gardens, from horticultural sculptures to Sharecroppers’ gardens… Fabulous gardens await only you!