Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site

Special Activities 2014

Smiling girl, an Xplorers booklet in hand, in front of the FSTM letters.
The Parks Canada Xplorers program, a set of amusing recreational and learning activities
© Parks Canada

Tools for the Curious

June 21 to September 1st

Take advantage of your visit to discover our new outdoor interpretation circuit, featuring new panels equipped with new information technologies.

In the meantime, children can enjoy taking part in the Xplorers program, a visit experience specially designed for them!


Canada Day

July 1, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Besides the traditional cake tasting, surprises will highlight Canada Day celebration.

Free admission


La Saint-Thibault

Fiddler in front of the Grande Maison.
Celebration day at the Forge!
© Parks Canada

Sunday, July 6

Like workers of the ironmaking era, come celebrate La Saint-Thibault, the patron saint of colliers. Family activities will be offered during all day long.


Festival du savoir-fer

Blacksmith in period costume hammering a metal object.
Blacksmith at work
© Parks Canada

August 2 and 3

For another year, iron will occupy the place of honour during this truly special weekend! Come discover the evolution of iron and meet craftpeople who make use of it in a variety of forms (presented in French).