Walk in the footsteps of the tens of thousands of immigrants who arrived at Grosse Île in the hopes of a better future. Located in the middle of the St. Lawrence River, Grosse Île was once the main gateway into Canada and served as a quarantine station for the port of Québec from 1832 to 1937. Explore the island’s rich Irish heritage, dive into the lives of villagers, workers, and immigrants, and discover the island’s history of scientific and medical advances as you surround yourself with moving stories and beautiful landscapes. Unforgettable experiences await you at Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial National Historic Site!
Hours of operation
Open every day
July 1 to September 7, 2020
Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
September 10 to September 27, 2020
Free admission for youth in 2020.
Transport fees still apply.
Detailed fees list
Telephone: 418 234-8841
Sans frais :
1 888 773-8888
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