Discover accompanied by our guides the history of those who defended New France (the Carignan-Salières Regiment and the Navy troops), their day-to-day lives and their contribution to our history in a lively and interactive visit.

Take advantage of your visit to picnic in the park and admire the stone fort’s powerful presence at the foot of the Richelieu Rapids.

Visiting with Young Children? Explore with Club Parka!

With the Club Parka booklet kids can explore, learn and have fun! The booklets are available on site. With the Photo Missions App, kids are invited to help Parka and Chirp find and photograph specific items found at our place! Download the app for free before visiting. Once one or both activities are completed, they will receive a reward!

Learn more about Parka and download other activities! Download the free Photo Missions App


  • Swivel gun demo

    A lively family site!

    Meet the guides who know everything there is to know about the fort. Take in the fort’s architecture and decipher its symbols and defensive features. Learn how to load a cannon in the central courtyard, try on a soldier’s uniform and discover the fort grounds!

  • ​Xplorers program

    The children have the opportunity to discover the fort’s exhibitions using an activity book designed especially for them.

  • Young boy showing his Photo Missions cell phone app with Parka taking a picture in the background

    Photo Missions

    Parka and Chirp invite children to explore Fort Chambly and take part in a photo scavenger hunt. Once their mission is complete they will receive a virtual reward.

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