In a few words
Follow the interpretive trail that retraces the rich history of this former quarantine station.
At every discovery station, located across the island, let our Parks Canada guides share with you fascinating facts and stories about the lives of the residents and immigrants who lived on the island and the scientific and medical advances of the time.
The adventure begins in Berthier-sur-Mer (35 minutes from Québec City) where the ferry departs for Grosse Île. Air transportation is also available from Montmagny (45 minutes from Québec City).
July 1 to August 30, 2020 - Every day
September 10 to September 27, 2020 - Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday
Youth (age 17 and under): Free
Fees apply for transportation to the island. Contact us for details.
Discover the island with a guide at every station!
Celtic cross and memorial
Take a moment to honour the fallen immigrants.
Red room of the Lazaretto
Better understand the treatment of smallpox.
This place also offers : Museum and Interpretation center