Featuring a trail that passes through about twenty buildings, the Village du Bûcheron, one of the oldest tourist attractions in the Mauricie region, invites you to relive the history of forestry in Quebec. Meet storytellers along the route and learn more about those who shaped the Mauricie region and Quebec as a whole. This huge site reproduces the buildings, workshops and tools of the day and visitors will witness the heavy task that awaited log drivers, lumberjacks and other workers. Open until mid-October.
Pin Québec! is an exhibit featuring close to 27,000 pins acquired by René Marois, a passionate collector. This exhibit will showcase topics relevant to Quebec history from 1970 to 2015, such as language, religion, economic and sports activities, arts and culture, and politics. These pins display messages, slogans, events and beliefs from various spheres of society, giving viewers a snapshot of the themes that shaped pop culture in Quebec over the years.
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