Fort Lennox National Historic Site

Events and Treasures of Île aux Noix 2014

The Treasures of Île aux Noix program features a myriad of activities
The Treasures of Île aux Noix program features a myriad of activities
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Are you looking for a novel outing with family or friends? Would you like to plan an entertaining, educational excursion? The Fort Lennox National Historic Site is just what you’re looking for.

You'll enjoy discovering a page of history through guided tours, the exhibits, and the activity-filled weekends.

The Treasures of Île aux Noix program features a myriad of activities. All activities are offered in both official languages.


Drummer Soldier Come and celebrate with us!
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Canada Day

July 1

Come and celebrate with us, there will be family activities!

Free admission


Archaeology Week

Archeologists at work Join in a true archeological dig
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August 2 to 10

In a festive atmosphere, join in a true archeological dig and meet a team of dedicated specialists who will share their expertise with you and unearth old secrets!

The young and old alike will have a chance to see advanced technology at work and help prepare true artifacts. Prizes will be available to those attending, and several short lectures on archaeology are scheduled throughout the week.


Historical Re-enactment and Period Encampment

Historical Re-enactment and Period Encampment
Your senses will be overwhelmed!
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August 23 and 24

Some 50 historical re-enactors in period costume will perform military manoeuvres and black-powder firing demonstrations.

Enjoy this very memorable experience... your senses will be overwhelmed!


A feast at dusk A feast at dusk
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Friends of Fort Lennox Méchoui

August 23

Friends of Fort Lennox would like to invite you to a feast of charcoal-braised meat. Stay tuned for more details!

Reservations are required: 450-291-3293