L'Odyssée des Bâtisseurs theme park
Museum - History and society - Industrial Heritage
Tourist region: Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
1671 avenue du Pont Nord
Telephone: 418 668-2606
SMQ code: 1219
June 16 to August 19, 2012 : daily, from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
August 20 to September 30, 2012: daily, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
October 1, 2012 to June 14, 2013: Monday to Friday , from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Groups by reservation on weekends
Regular ratesAdults: $14
Seniors (60 and over, with ID card): $13
Students (18 and over, with ID card): $12
Children (6-17): $ 7
Children (5 and under): Free
To discover, see and do...
In Lac-Saint-Jean, water is omnipresent. Discover how this resource powered the development of the region through the many activities offered by L’Odyssée des Bâtisseurs. From June to September, inside a former water tower, live the AQUAVOLT – L’aventure de l’eau en 360° experience, a gripping multisensory movie that takes you through time, places, and seasons. See Alma City from the scenic lookout; its waterways and hydropower facilities sparked industrial development in the region. Stroll down the walking trails, adorned with vestiges and hebertism games for children, and where you will meet colourful characters! All year long, see the exhibitions presented in a heritage building and discover our new permanent exhibition Au-delà de l’eau. Temporary exhibitions and workshops for the entire family are also offered. Guided tours according to availability and interpretative signs (bilingual).
Activities or attractions nearbyVéloroute des Bleuets (cycling trail)
Cruise on Lac Saint-Jean
Jardin Scullion (garden)
Reception (languages)Exhibitions: French, English
Guided tours: French, English
CapacityNumber of exhibitions: 2-3
Number of sites to visit: Maison des Bâtisseurs, Parcours des Bâtisseurs trail (435 metres of footpaths), water tower with observatory and multimedia room, Le Maligneau ferry and Maligne island discovery trail (4 km), Isle-Maligne district discovery trail (1 km)
For more information on the region and local attractions, consult the Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Tourism Association (http://www.tourismesaguenaylacsaintjean.qc.ca) Website.
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