Site historique maritime de la Pointe-au-Pere, Rimouski
(4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
View the historical artifacts at Site historique maritime de la Pointe-au-Pere, a maritime museum. Take a guided tour of the distinctive 33 m (108 ft) lighthouse, where you'll see the keeper's house, foghorn house, and other parts of the beacon. The museum also includes an audiotour of the HMCS Onondaga, a submarine that served in Canada's maritime forces, and items retrieved from the 1914 RMS Empress of Ireland shipwreck. To visit Site historique maritime de la Pointe-au-Pere on your holiday in Rimouski, and find out what else Rimouski has to offer, use our Rimouski tourist route planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Visiting and watching without moderation. If interested in the sea and its history, or the salty air you are missing, go!
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  • Pointing to the father, several places a visit and very interesting to see and to learn about the culture of the place.
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  • C was my first time at edge of a submarine much impressive d information about life on board and have see many d interesting object to help understand as much youth than adults find their account very nice activity
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  • Fantastic experience, well done with audio guide in your language of choice. A well crafted experience to get to know life in a submarine. Narrated in a very accessible way for adults and children.
  • This was an experience not to miss! We took an overnight tour of this submarine. The tour consists of a guided tour of every part of the ship, and how life is on board a sub, you learn all the different stations,, and how to operate them, then they run through a scenario and some fun games. You watch a movie then its time to sleep on the cramped sleeping quarters. In the morning you are severed a continental breakfast, given your submariner's pin and leave the sub. Do not miss this fantastic experience.
  • Any adventurous person must visit the submarine. The Empress museum is very nice too.
  • When we went the sub was open . Was great. I will go back when the light house is repaired.
  • A really entertaining place, the only outside submarine of the Canada!