Located in the middle of the St. Lawrence River, Grosse île was a quarantine station for the port of Québec from 1832 to 1937. Discover an enchanting place where evocative landscapes, inspiring nature and moving stories come together for an unforgettable stay. Delve into the lives of habitants, employees and immigrants alike as you tour the village and hospital sector on foot or by tourist trolley. Wander the Mirador Trail to admire the Isle-aux-Grues archipelago or take in the natural treasures that await you at every turn. Retrace the footsteps of the Irish or linger a while at the memorial and commune with these quarantined immigrants of the past. Grosse Île beckons...come be amazed.
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Admission fees Parks Canada
Fees apply for transportation to the island. Contact us for details.
May 2 to June 17 : Wednesday to Sunday
June 18 to September 3 : Monday to Snday
September 4 to October 8 : Wednesday to Sunday
Packages and duration of stay vary depending on transport services.
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45, avenue du Quai
Montmagny (Québec) G5V 2G1
Phone : 418 248-9196
Fax : 418 248-1436
Toll free : 1 800 463-5643
Printed on : December 14, 2017