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Interpretation

Lieu historique national du Canada Le Dispensaire de la Garde de La Corne


Designated a national historic site of Canada, Dispensaire de la Garde de La Corne instantly whisks the visitors to the time of colony nurses. Learn about Gertrude Duchemin, who spent 40 years of her life being a nurse, midwife, administrator and sometimes veterinary. Find out more about the opening of yesteryear’s health clinics, the social role played by these nurses, their professional and personal life, and the evolution of Québec’s health system.

Sector: Amos-Harricana

Additional Information

Member of the Réseau muséal de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue: (reseaumuseal-at.ca) Member of the Fédération québécoise de camping et de caravaning Nearby attractions and facilities: two campgrounds, municipal park with water fountain and games; ornithological paths; large parking area; restaurant; picnic area; and religious heritage site.

Details

Average length: 1h15
Average visit duration: 1 h 15
On reservation: Yes
Child pricing: 5,00
Adult pricing: 10
Group pricing: 8
Pricing: Other rates available.
Opening hours: Guided tours from June 24 to September 6, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Remainder of the year: groups of 10 persons or more. Reservation required.
Tourism signing: Yes
Full access to persons with reduced mobility: Yes

Contact

339, route 111
La Corne
J0Y 1R0

Website

819 799-2181

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