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Family activity


Family night

Given the forecast and weather conditions for the evening of March 3, 2020, the event Family Night at the Museum is cancelled.

Meet up at the Museum for an unusual family evening! This night at the Museum focuses on culture and the outdoors.

As part of a guided tour designed specially for families, explore the Nights exhibition and have fun trying out the different Story Factory challenges.

Outdoor lovers can join in a nighttime snowshoe hike along the historic trails of St. Helen’s Island.* With a flashlight and a guide, you’ll have an opportunity to discover the remaining traces of the island’s history. Snowshoes are supplied by the Museum.

To help visitors keep their strength up for the entire evening, the Museum will be providing delicious hot chocolate.

*For snowshoeing activity, you must reserve your place. The applicable fee will be paid at the Admission desk.

Guided tour in the Nights exhibition

Explore the imaginary night of children’s author Dominique Demers as part of a guided tour designed specially for families.

In English at 6:30 p.m.
In French at 5:30 p.m.

St. Helen’s Island by snowshoe

In English and French at 7:15 p.m.
In French at 6 p.m.

Duration: 45 to 60 minutes
$10 per family**
Click here to see the Admission Fees
Limited places (20).

Equipment provided free of charge. (Aluminium snowshoe)
Recommended for adults with children aged 7 and over.
Free activity for children aged 12 and under.

*In the event of unfavourable weather conditions, the activity will be offered as a hike or cancelled.
**Family fee is valid for 2 adults and 3 children 17 and under, or 1 adult and 4 children 17 and under.

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