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Musée National de la Photographie Desjardins

The only photography museum in Canada

400 rue Hériot
Drummondville (Quebec)
J2B 6J9

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This museum presents the technical and esthetic history of photography through its impressive collection. See cameras from the early days to the most modern equipment, including replicas of the first cameras in the world, and a number of original photographs.

The NMPD also presents a various programming, presenting the most famous photographers in the world. To get more information about it, see the "Visites et expositions" tab on our web site.

A blend of art, history and science, photography is a universe of surprising discoveries!

Guided tour (Wednesday to Sunday)
Audioguides available at the museum reception

Activities for groups:
- Guided tour
- Studio photo shoot
- Dark room development
- Conferences
- Theater plays
- Puppet theater
- Photo rally

For information on group activities, prices and conditions, contact the marketing department at 819 474-5782.

Tuesday to Friday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

General admission: $15
Student and senior: $10
Desjardins member: $7.50

Payment modes

  • MasterCard
  • Visa
  • Cash
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