In addition to being an ideal excuse for discovering this enchanting corner of Quebec, a tour of the Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site will also help you better understand the actions that unfolded on the day that played such a decisive role in Canadian history. As well, it will reveal the ingenious strategies adopted by Charles-Michel de Salaberry. Then, how about putting yourself in the place of a militiaman?

Visiting with young children? Explore with Club Parka!

The Club Parka booklet invites kids to explore, learn and have fun! Once activities are completed, they'll receive a reward! The booklets are available on site.

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  • A Parks Canada guide talking with a cyclist

    ​Archeotour: battlefield trail

    What does the battlefield that saw the troops commanded by Charles-Michel de Salaberry achieve victory look like today? Follow the groomed trail and imagine this great battle taking place along the Châteauguay River!

  • Groomed trail of the battlefield

    Follow the groomed trail over a distance of more than 14 km between Ormstown and Howick, and relive this great feat of arms that took place along the Châteauguay River.

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