In operation since 1927, the Horne Smelter is still today the largest producer of copper and precious metals in North America. At first destined to the exclusive extraction and processing of its own ore, the company was, early on, poised to meet international demand by offering ore and other metal material smelting-type services.
Visitor reception: 1, avenue Carter, Rouyn-Noranda
|Minimum age:||12 ans|
|Average length:||2 h|
|Average visit duration:||2 h|
|Opening hours:||Guided tours: June 24 through mid-August, upon reservation, daily at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3 p.m. Schedule subject to change without notice. Please call before you plan your visit.
Minimum age: 12 years old.