Veuillez noter que le site Web de Parcs Canada ne sera pas disponible du samedi 7 décembre à 18 h au dimanche 8 décembre à 15:30 h (heure normale de l’Est) en raison d'entretient technique.
Please note that the Parks Canada website will be unavailable from Saturday December 7 at 6:00 PM until Sunday December 8 at 3:30 PM (Eastern Time) due to technical maintenance.
The Pointe-au-Père lighthouse National Historic site | © Parks Canada
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Following a thorough evaluation process and recommendation by the Board, the Minister declares the site, event or person of national historic significance.
In addition to handling designations of national significance, the Board provides advice on the following laws and programs: