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Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site

Educational Programs

Chocolaty Time at Officer's Mess - Some delicious history!

Discover the golden age of explorers seeking the spice route and exotic foods. Cocoa was enjoyed by kings, governors, and even soldiers. Enjoy a chocolate recipe from 1759 prepared by the Officers' Mess cook. Want to give it a try? Become a cook's helper by unraveling the mysteries of this exotic, not to mention irresistible, delicacy.

Date: April, May, June
Capacity: Groups of 15 to 50 people (teenagers and adults)
Length: 60 minutes

***Activity offered upon reservation***