Discover the remains of a fort and a reconstructed blockhouse
New: Inaugauration of an interpretive trail Saturday, August 17 and Sunday August 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Come discover our archaeological trail in company of our passionate guides and explore the ruins of Fort de Coteau-du-Lac. Thus, learn about the life of a military garrison while having the opportunity to take magnificent pictures of an ancient site located on the shores of the Saint-Lawrence.
Thanks to our "drawers of history", travel across the centuries and discover artifacts that were found on the Coteau-du-Lac site! You will learn about the different groups that occupied this place, avoiding the formidable Coteau-du-Lac rapids.
Feel up to the challenge of archaeology? Thanks to our fun archaeology bins, learn the basics of the trade, using a trow and little broom, to discover the unique objets found at Coteau-du-Lac. A pleasure for the young and not so young alike!
A surprise awaits you! Don’t leave empty-handed! Apprentice archaeologists, you may not have the training to conduct an official dig yet, but you can practice your talents with clay moulding and leave with the reproduction of an artifact found at Coteau-du-Lac by our archaeologists!
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Coteau-du-Lac National Historic Site 308 A chemin du Fleuve, Coteau-du-Lac