Forges du Saint-Maurice - Historic Places Days

Forges du Saint-Maurice

Trois-Rivières, Québec
Type
Cultural Heritage Centre
Address
10 000 Boulevard des Forges, Trois-Rivières, QC, Canada
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Hours
https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/lhn-nhs/qc/saintmaurice/visit/heures-hours
Phone
819-378-5116

Discover the remains of the first iron industry in Canada, the Forges du Saint-Maurice, in the Mauricie region halfway between Montréal and Québec City. Step into the Grande Maison (the “ironmasters’ house”) to admire the iron and cast iron items manufactured at the forges, then stop at the blast furnace to learn more about this community of craftsmen who, for 150 years, provided the objects needed for the development and defense of the colony.

Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Washrooms

Location

10 000 Boulevard des Forges, Trois-Rivières, QC, Canada
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