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  • Musée Laurier - Autumn
  • Musée Laurier-Interior

Musée Laurier - Lieu historique national du Canada

Go back in time to visit the sumptuous Victorian residence of Sir Wilfrid Laurier (1896-1911)!

16 rue Laurier Ouest
Victoriaville (Quebec)
G6P 6P3

info@museelaurier.com
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Description

Imagine discovering the sumptuous Victorian home built by the architect Louis Caron for Sir Wilfrid Laurier and his wife Zoé Lafontaine in 1876.You'll witness the recreation of the living and dining rooms decorated with their personal artefacts. Visit a reconstruction of Wilfrid Laurier's office and the couple's bedroom that springs to life upon your gaze. While exploring this elegant residence, you'll also uncover the exceptional journey of Wilfrid Laurier, the first French Canadian Prime Minister of Canada (1896-1911). Also, you will get to know Lady Laurier, the first patron of the arts in Canada!

Upstairs is a permanent exhibition dedicated to Laurier's life and career filled with artefacts and memorabilia. Deepen your cultural and historic knowledge enhanced by thematic seasonal exhibitions. A smartly dressed tour guide in the Victorian fashion of the day will accompany your voyage in time. You and your family can also participate in an interactive learning activity that demystifies the handed down knowledge that influences present day society.

Both the Laurier Museum and the Hôtel des Posts Museum are included in the price of admission. You'll find Laurier museum listed in the Antiques Roadways and Byways and Artisans route.

Permanent exhibit: "Laurier et son temps"

Groups are welcome (minimum: 15 people)
Picnic area
Boutique
Accommodation and campgrounds within 20 km
Guided tour on reservation
Partially accessible for people with limited mobility 

October 1st to  May 31 
Wednesday to Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

June 1st to September 30
Monday to Friday, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

June 24 to August 31
Daily, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Including access to Musée de l'Hôtel des Postes:
Adult: $10
Senior: $9
Student: $8
Children (7 to 12 years old): $7
Children (6 years old and under) : free
Family (2 adults/2-3 children): $28

 

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