From one Discovery to Another
The name Musées de la civilisation actually applies to several museums: the Musée de la civilisation, the Musée de l’Amérique francophone, the Musée de la place Royale and the Maison historique Chevalier. Each of them showcases a different aspect of local history and society, while at the same shedding light on cultures from around the world.
The On the Road: The Francophone Odyssey exhibition follows the migrants who, full of hope or victims of history, spread and settled throughout North America.
In the summer, you can take a tour of the Séminaire de Québec with an interpreter-guide. Learn about its past and visit its exhibitions, all in less than one hour.
“The days flee like the shadows,” whispers the sundial in the Seminary courtyard – in Latin, of course. Take a look at the nine panels in the outdoor interpretation tour learn some other captivating facts, and immerse yourself in the past of this attractive, very early architectural complex.