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 daiy from June 5 to September 30, 2023, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The lighthouse opens from June 30 to August 19, 2023. 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: $5 /person over 13 years old, $3 /children between 5 and 12 years old, free for children under 6 years old. Group rate starting at 20 people.