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

ARTHUR VILLENEUVE LOIN D'ÊTRE NAÏF!

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

This major exhibition depicts the career of the naive painter Arthur Villeneuve and review for us about some worthy events of his life. One finds there some noteworthy paintings of the artist, the fake sky above the ...

Permanent exhibition

PULP STORIES

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Discover the era of the Pulp Company of Chicoutimi at the beginning of last century, in a completely renewed exhibit. Thanks to the multimedia and the interactive devices, you can learn about the socio-economic cont ...

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 ...

Permanent exhibition

UNE PHOTO, UN SOUVENIR

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Discover local history through vintage photos. This temporary exhibition provides a concrete look at the lost heritage and the evolution of photography in Saguenay. INFORMATION : 418 695-7278 sirwillia ...

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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 ...

Until September 30, 2025

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 ...

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CHEK8TIMI UP TO WHERE WATER IS DEEP

MUSEUMS | EXHIBITIONS

Experience an immersive experience at the midst of the Chicoutimi Trading Post’s history through this interactive historical and archaeological exhibition. The history of the area is intimately linked to its geogr ...

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 January 31, 2025

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 ...

Until July 31, 2026

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

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 December 31, 2025

ARVIDA, CITÉ DE L’ALUMINIUM

HERITAGE | SCIENCE

Experience the creation of Arvida in 135 days thanks to this virtual exhibition ...