Activities

The Maison de nos Aïeux, it's a multitude of activities, recurrent or occasional, to better off your visit experience.


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Sainte-Famille’s history unveiled

Sainte-Famille’s history unveiled

Discover the history of the village of Sainte-Famille in a 60 minutes guided tour! Walk down the Chemin Royal with our guide to find out about the history of one of the oldest parish on the Island of Orleans, including anecdotes and important events.

Schedule:

Every Monday of July and August, 11 am

Cost:

$10.00 per person (includes admission to the Maison de nos Aïeux and a bottle of water)

 

Wedding of five King's Daughters

Wedding of five King's Daughters

Historical reconstruction

Come and see the wedding of five King's Daughters!

Picture: Société d'histoire des Filles du Roy, 2014

Schedule:

June 16th at 11 am in the Parc-des-Ancêtres

Cost:

Free

For The Family

Haunted presbytery

Haunted presbytery

Halloween family activity

Will you be courageous enough to face the haunted presbytery?

Schedule:

Wednesday, October 31rst, 6pm to 8 pm.

Cost:

Free

For everyone

Fondation François-Lamy’s flea market

Fondation François-Lamy’s flea market

To the benefit of the Parc-des-Ancêtres

The perfect occasion to do some great finds while allowing the Fondation François-Lamy to gather funds for the maintenance of the Parc-des-Ancêtres and to continue to offer free access to everyone.

Schedule:

Saturday, August 4th and Sunday, August 5th, 9 am to 5 pm
Post-poned to the week after in case of rain.

Cost:

Free

 

The many forms of textile arts

The many forms of textile arts

Journée de la Culture

Demonstration and initiation to textile arts (knitting, crocheting, quilting, arrow sash) with craft women from the island sharing their expertise and their passion! 

Schedule:

Sunday, September 30th, 10 am to 4 pm

Cost:

Free admission, material available on spot

 

Temporary exhibit about hand-made rugs

Exhibit by Françoise Vézina

Come and discover the talent of a craftwoman of the island!

Schedule:

June 23rd to September 3rd, 10 am to 6 pm.

September 4th to October 8thm 10 pm to 4 pm.

Cost:

$ 5,00 per person

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Information and reservation
418 829-0330
info@fondationfrancoislamy.com