Manoir-Papineau National Historic Site

Events 2014

The Papineaus: Family Secrets and Collective Tragedy

Micheline Lachance Novelist Micheline Lachance
May 18, as of 1:30 p.m.

Come meet novelist Micheline Lachance, the author of La Saga des Papineau.

Drawing on the diaries of Amédée Papineau, the eldest son of Patriote leader Louis-Joseph Papineau, Micheline Lachance recounts the amazing destiny of a dynasty that shaped the history of the country throughout the entire 19th century.

Reservations recommended

This activity is organized in partnership with the Société historique Louis-Joseph-Papineau.


Canada Day

Parks Canada
July 1st, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Come and visit the history where it all started!

On Tuesday, July 1, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., there will be free admission to all Parks Canada national historic sites, parks and marine conservation areas.

Come and celebrate with us! There will be birthday cake, music and family activities.


The Garden Party: Entertaining with the Papineaus

An encounter in a delightful setting An encounter in a delightful setting
© Parks Canada
July 12, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You’re cordially invited to a garden party at the Manoir, a typical 19th century event where you are the guests of honour!

In this delightful setting there will be activities for the entire family, as well as a delicious picnic lunch!

Complete program of the event