Village historique de Val-Jalbert, Chambord

(4.3/5 based on 360 reviews on the web)
Experience life as it was in the 1920s at Village historique de Val-Jalbert, an outdoor museum and former industrial village. See about 40 original-period abandoned buildings, thanks to the village's pulp mill closing down. Interact with the characters of the town dressed in traditional costume by entering into a typical family home, attending a school class, or talking with the mayor and mill workers. Step out onto the glass platform for unmatched views of the Ouiatchouan Falls, a towering waterfall with strong cascades crashing against the rock face. Village historique de Val-Jalbert is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Chambord Edition.
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  • Respectful of nature website with all the amenities. I love summer, fall and winter. To see absolutely.
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  • great place to visit, but sadly the whole mood there to really remember such past history is gone since over 40 years cause administrators there just put away such true mood by modernising too much th...  more »
  • We stayed for one day in this beautiful restored village. A nice visit to family and friends. Visit commented during the bus ride. A nice ride in this ghost town. Reconstructed houses and others not. The walk takes life the characters during the visit of different houses and shops in the city. A very nice site, and a beautiful waterfall to contemplate. I really recommend this visit. You can use the cable car to climb to the highest point either borrow the steps...
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  • It was a really nice relaxing time there, the 360 movie was lovely. The view is amazing. The cleanest air i breathed in forever!
  • An important piece of Quebec history. We had a lovely time. You have to spend a whole day there to make the price of admission worth it. Be prepared for lots of walking.
  • I would have had more comidians to play the role of the viligers and explain the history
  • Impressive falls and very helpful guides. Very interesting history.
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