What's going on in Saguenay

Permanent exhibition

ROOTS AND DREAMS: A FRESH LOOK AT THE SAGUENAY–LAC-SAINT-JEAN REGION

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

From colonisation to population genetics, this exhibition looks at the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean region from different angles. In the rich scientific light cast by forty years of BALSAC files, we take a refreshed lo ...

Permanent exhibition

L'AQUARIUM DU FJORD

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Dive into this live laboratory and let yourself be immersed into the marine depths of the Saguenay Fjord. In our giant seawater aquarium you will discover an incredible marine fauna. Handle starfish, sea cucumbers, ...

Permanent exhibition

WORKS ON PAPER, PORTRAITS OF PRICE BROTHERS WORKERS (1930-1960)

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

This exhibition tells the story of the thousands of employees who were the artisans of the pulp and paper empire in the mid-twentieth century. They established a program to produce and distribute pastel portraits by ...

Until December 30, 2020

MULTIMEDIA SHOW: JOURNEY TO THE HEART OF THE SAGUENAY FJORD

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Experience an outlandish adventure and discover the supreme beauty of the Fjord! Using unique technology, this multimedia presentation features aerial, terrestrial, and underwater images of the Saguenay Fjord. This ...

Permanent exhibition

EXHIBITION AT THE GALERIE D'ART LA CORNICHE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

The wealth of a collection is established by the quality of its artists and their works whose creative potential exceeds that of others. The selection of works chosen by «La Cornice» is the results of its concern ...

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VISITE DE TOUVERRE ÉCONOMUSÉE DU SOUFFLAGE DE VERRE ET DU TAILLAGE DE LA PIERRE FINE DU QUÉBEC

ARTS & CRAFTS

Visit this Econo museum and witness the metamorphosis of glass and stone, one processed hot, the other, cold. Watch as artist-glassblower GIUSEPPE BENEDETTO manipulates his extender to produce vases, lamps, fishes, ...

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VIVARIUM

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Fascinating, our Vivarium sheds light on flamboyant exotic insects alongside species from Quebec. Observe hundreds of mounted species and dozens of living specimens; you can even touch some of them! Colourful butter ...

Permanent exhibition

FROM FAITH TO HISTORY

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

The St. James the Apostle chapel is a jewel of architectural heritage. Its history is told in three parts: firs serving the Anglican and Evangelical communities, then as a museum. "From Faith to History" is an ...

Permanent exhibition

EXPOSITION D'IDÉES ET D'ALUMINIUM

HERITAGE | SCIENCE

Exhibition "« D'IDÉES ET D'ALUMINIUM, Arvida, an utopia, a living environment, a heritage» designed by the team of Canada urban heritage Research Chair. The permanent exhibition located at Foyer des loisirs et de ...

Until December 31, 2020

CENTRE HISTORIQUE DES SOEURS NOTRE-DAME DU BON-CONSEIL

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Stopover at the «Centre historique des Soeurs-du-Bon-Conseil» and learn about their founder Françoise Simard. Visit the permanent exhibition and discover how they played an important role in the education of the ...

Permanent exhibition

EXPOSITION À LA GALERIE DÉPLIÉE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

LA GALERIE DÉPLIÉE is a place of diffusion that gathers original works of some, reputed and emergent regional artists as well as works created at the gallery. It’s a unique place sure to please the public and th ...

Until July 30, 2022

STATE OF ALERT

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

A first in Quebec, the multimedia exhibition State of Alert presents aircraft that criss-crossed the skies over the course of time. using augmented reality technology, visitors are plunged into an unusua ...

Permanent exhibition

MASTERS OF THE SKY

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Canadian military aviation history has been marked by exceptional heroes and their extraordinary exploits. The Masters of the Sky exhibition relates the glory and misfortunes of these airmen through hist ...

Permanent exhibition

CONTINUANCE

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

The team of LA PULPERIE DE CHICOUTIMI - REGIONAL MUSEUM is proud to present a breathtaking virtual reality experience that will immerse you in the world of the naive painter ARTHUR VILLENEUVE. Come live CONTINUANCE, ...

Until December 28, 2019

EXPOSITION «LES CABINETS DE CURIOSITÉS» DE NATHALIE LAVOIE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

L’exposition Les cabinets de curiosités découle de l’intention de Nathalie Lavoie de concevoir chaque mois, pendant un an, une exposition à l'intérieur d'un espace public de sa communauté. Elle provient aus ...

Until September 22, 2019

THE APOSTOLIC SCHOOL – A STORY FOR THE TELLING

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

In 1918, the ANTONIAN SISTERS OF MARY of Chicoutimi realized the dream of their founder by taking charge of the preparatory classes at the Seminary, this was the origin of THE APOSTOLIC SCHOOL. Throughout the histor ...

Until September 22, 2019

FROM SHADOW TO LIGHT – THE ANTONIAN SISTERS OF MARY

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

At the source of the APOSTOLIC SCHOOL is the religious congregation of the ANTONIAN SISTERS OF MARY. Since their foundation by Father Élzéar DeLamarre in 1904, the Antonian sisters have continued to work here as e ...

Until September 29, 2019

PYEONGCHANG 2018 OLYMPIC GAMES: BERNARD BRAULT’S PHOTOS

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

BERNARD BRAULT presents a selection of his best photos taken during the last Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. For the photographer of La Presse, it was his 12th Olympic Games, including the last 7 winter s ...

Until August 25, 2019

EXPOSITION D'ERUOMA AWASHISH

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

Le travail d’Eruoma Awashish parle de métissage et de métamorphose. La souffrance et la blessure sont des thématiques récurrentes dans sa pratique, car selon l’artiste, la souffrance peut devenir un passage ...

Until September 30, 2019

EXPOSITION « EAU LIBRE » DE SIMON ÉMOND

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

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Until September 08, 2019

LE 50E ANNIVERSAIRE D'APOLLO 11

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

Venez découvrir les prouesses technologiques de ces hommes qui ont voyagé dans l'espace et marché sur un autre astre que la terre. Découvrez les aurores boréales, les météorites et le système solaire. < ...

Until September 22, 2019

GÉANTES! 48 ANS DE MARIONNETTES DU THÉÂTRE SANS FIL

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

MAJOR EXHIBITION You can visit a major exhibition at LA PULPERIE, it will take you in the wonderful universe of the THÉÂTRE SANS FIL. Take a close look at over 70 giant puppets, as well as sets and props from ...

Permanent exhibition

VISIT OF THE CHICOUTIMI’S TRADING POST HERITAGE SITE

HERITAGE | SCIENCE

The historic site of the TRADING POST OF CHICOUTIMI appears as a wooded island in the densely urbanized area of downtown Chicoutimi. New trails have been developed to visit one of the most important archaeological s ...

Until August 25, 2019

PAYSAGES URBAINS DU PORTUGAL DE JOANE DALLAIRE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

Partez à la découverte du Portugal, pays méconnu des Nord-Américains, à travers les paysages urbains de Porto, Silves et Lisbonne. ...

Until August 31, 2019

CROISEMENT : EXPOSITION DE PHOTOS D’ÉMILIE SIMARD ET MOÏRA SCHEFFER PINEAULT

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

Photos-exhibition where the discourse is fashioned over successive themes. The photos, made alternately by the two artists, propose a series of photographic works related to each other. One theme at a time, like a l ...

Until August 31, 2019

FMR : EXPOSITION DE PHOTOS DE KARINE CÔTÉ

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

The ephemera is a series of a modified nature, scarified ... of plant portraits, of a nature that is dying. A nature that takes the front again ... INFORMATION : (418) 412-6612 www.krea2.ca ...

Until September 19, 2019

DANIEL DUTIL - EXPOSITION RÉTROSPECTIVE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

DANIEL DUTIL is one of those creators who chose to live and work in the regions. Sculptor and photographer, he manipulates light to transform it into energy. He directed over forty public works as part of the integr ...

Until September 12, 2019

CELUI QUI REGARDE - OTTO SCHAUER

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION This German painter was born in 1923, he lived and worked mainly in Paris. OTTO SCHAUER upholds, for love reasons, a particular fondness to the Saguenay—Lac-St-Jean area. In 1952 he m ...

Until September 22, 2019

L’ÉGO - MATHIEU ISABELLE

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

In collaboration with the ZAZ Consulting Group Sculptor of monumental works in stainless steel, MATHIEU ISABELLE’s subjects are mainly drawn from the human and animal world. Internationally renowned, his work ...

Until September 02, 2019

EXPOSITION LOVING GARDENIA DE TAMARA ANNA KOZIEJ

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

« Loving Gardenia » est une phrase photographique en neuf tableaux où le sujet unique, le verbe, les adjectifs et tous les déterminants se conjuguent par le parfum du présent éphémère, sur un ton de soupir d ...

Until September 29, 2019

14 M2 : RÉSIDENCE DE CRÉATION EN ART ACTUEL

MEDIA AND VISUAL ARTS

La bibliothèque de Chicoutimi accueillera l’artiste Laurie Girard pour la deuxième édition du projet « 14 m2 : Résidence de création en art actuel ». Pendant son séjour de six semaines, elle devra réalise ...