Interpretation

Musée de la poste et Boutique de forge / Parc Héritage


Travel back in time to the 1920s with a visit of Musée de la Poste and Boutique de forge. Discover the important role played by the postmaster and the blacksmith in the development of the parish. Learn about traditional blacksmith techniques or have a close look at our collection of antique objects and tools. End your visit at parc Héritage and don’t miss the interpretation site of the Peter-Brown River to learn all about the first covered bridge in Abitibi.

Secteur : Amos-Harricana

Historique

Parc Héritage: Musée de la Poste and Boutique de Forge welcomed 52,503 visitors from their inaugural day in 1994 to September 2021. Five jobs of 30 weeks each and 80 student jobs of 6 to 12 weeks each were created through wage subsidies. The recipient of four Grands Prix du tourisme québécois awards, this attraction has made the municipality of Saint-Marc-de-Figuery known within and outside the region.

Informations supplémentaires

The museum can seat groups of 80 persons maximum. An infrastructure suitable for this type of clientele is available at the site, rain or shine. Member of the Réseau muséal de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue: reseaumuseal-at.ca

Caractéristiques

Âge minimal : 2 ans
Durée moyenne : 1 h 30 m
Average visit duration: 1 h 30
Child pricing: 4
Adult pricing: 10
Pricing: 5 years old and under: free
6 to 17 years old: $4
Adults: $10
Familly: $25 (2 adults and 2 children from 6 to 17 years old)
Opening hours: Guided tours: June 24 thru Labor Day, daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tourism signing: Yes
Companion sticker: Yes
Full access to persons with reduced mobility: Yes

Contact

449, route 111
Saint-Marc-de-Figuery
J0Y 1J0

Website

819 732-8601, poste 125

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