On May 17, on the occasion of the Journée nationale des Patriotes, under the theme "Tissés dans l'étoffe du pays" ("Woven into the fabric of the Country"), immerse yourself into the atmosphere of old buildings, imposing witnesses of this historic episode, where left the British soldiers involved in the conflict with the patriots insurgents.
Discover one of the richest collections of objects associated with the patriot movement in Quebec. Unique items in it such as 1828 petition with 87,000 signatures, the portrait done by the patriot leader Jean-Joseph Girouard Chevalier de Lorimier and a letter written by him few hours before his execution.
|May 17, 2015|
|French||1:15 p.m. and 3 p.m.|
Places are limited.
The guided tour is included in the admission fees.
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Credit: Back View of the Church of St. Eustache and Dispersion of the Insurgents, Lord Charles Beauclerk, Nathaniel Hartnell, Great Britain, 1840 © Stewart Museum