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Most sites and activities are now safely accessible. To plan your visit, call ahead before you go and have your vaccine passport at hand. Have a nice stay!

Industrial tours

Centrale de la Première-Chute

If you are curious by nature and looking for an activity that is both unique and educational, plan a free family tour of the only generating station open to the public in Abitibi-Témiscamingue. Our guides will take you on a tour of the history, technology, particularities and new features of this power station, which stands proudly over the Outaouais River. For more details, visit our website.

Sector: Témiscamingue

Additional Information

English tours by appointment all-year round. Visitors aged 18 years and over must show an identification document with a picture before starting the visit. Flat closed shoes are required. People with pacemakers cannot visit the power station. Reservations 24 hours in advance. http://www.hydroquebec.com/visitez/abitibi/chute.html


Minimum age: 2 ans
Average length: 1 h 30
Average visit duration: 1 h 30
On reservation: Yes
Pricing: Free admission
Opening hours: From June 9 to august 29.
Wednesday to Sunday. Daily tours in french at 09h30 a.m., 11h15 a.m. 1 and 2:45 pm. Reservations mandatory at all times, English tours by appointment.

Tourism signing: Yes


621, chemin Hydro-Québec
J0Z 3B0



1-800 291-8486

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