Cultural activities


October 28: Strange and Haunted Objects  
For Halloween, enjoy a night family experience through an unusual tour where ghost stories await you.        

October 29 and 30: Quirky Monsters
For the Halloween weekend, dress up in costume and take part in family activities related to Curiosities exhibition, including a monstrous animal workshop!


Strange and haunted objects

October 28, 2016
Hours: 7 pm. to 9 pm.

The Museum will remain open until 9 p.m. to provide access to the exhibition Curiosities, specially decorated for the occasion. Starting at 7 p.m., the Museum will host a nocturnal event titled Strange and haunted objects (in French only) during which visitors will hear spooky stories about haunted objects by costumed characters placed in different locations on the historic site. The renowned storyteller André Lemelin will conclude the event with an amazing scary story inside the former barracks of the fort. 

Minimum age recommended for children: 7 years old and older 
Cost: regular admission fees

Storyteller : André Lemelin 

Quirky monsters

October 29-30, 2016
Hours: 10 pm. to 5 pm.

Prepare to meet some strange creatures during the activity Quirky monsters, offering stories, a monster-making workshop and a treasure hunt for parents and children. Visitors are invited to come in costume to the Museum reception area for candy.    

Activities for all ages

Cost: regular admission fees