968, avenue du Phare Ouest
Matane, Québec G4W 1V7
Phone: 418 562-1065
Toll free:1 877 762-8263
This 1906 lighthouse offers a splendid view of the town and the sea. From the top of this cylindrical tower (more than 20-metres high), observe the maritime traffic, the windmill park and the Chic-Chocs Mountains. You will also see the equipment of a modern vessel wheelhouse: radar, radio transmitter, vessel tracking system, weather station, etc. Please note that the Tourist Welcome Bureau of the Matanie is located in the guard house.
Duration: 20 minutes for the guided tour of the lighthouse. From 20 minutes to 40 minutes for the self-guided tour of the maritime museum.
Admission: $5 /person over 10 years old, $3 /children between 5 and 9 years old, free for children under 6 years old. Group rate starting at 20 people.