This museum in the heart of Rivière-du-Loup offers many exhibitions that mostly emphasize local history, contemporary art, and ethnological photography. Some of the permanent exhibits include a look at the local culture and development of the town through photographic archives, while others present First Nation artists with different artistic mediums. Additionally, the museum has virtual and temporary exhibitions.
The vision and goal of the museum are to communicate and enlighten people on the region’s vast history while supporting artists far and wide. Throughout the year, they propose many educational activities for people of all ages based on their exhibitions. Visitors can access guided tours in both English and French and purchase souvenirs at the boutique. Learn about the local history through the various photographs and informative panels in the museum during your trip!