Guided tour of the lighthouse completed for the 2022 season. Only the maritime museum is currently open until September 30.
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. Schedule:
Museum open from June 6 to September 30, 2022, Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The lighthouse opens from June 24 to August 18, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. For security, you need to be with one of our guide to visit the lighthouse. We highly recommend to reserve your place to visit the lighthouse because of the number of visitors we have curently. You can contact us with this phone number: 418-562-1065.
Admission: $4 /person over 10 years old, $2 /children between 5 and 9 years old, free for children under 6 years old. Group rate starting at 20 people.