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Manoir Papineau National Historic Site is currently closed to the public for major restoration work. Thank you for your understanding. More information

Adult Groups


Adults gearing up a table bourgeoise

Smiling adults in a guided tour The Papineaus are gearing up for the party!

Reception at the manor

May to October

The Papineau is gearing up for a party! During your visit to Manoir Papineau's garden and main floor, you will have the opportunity to witness the preparation of this reception with characters in period costumes.

They may need your help in getting everything ready on time. As a token of their gratitude, you will have the chance to taste the Louis-Joseph Papineau oolong tea!

Duration: 90 minutes
Group size: from 15 to 60 people
Fee: $11.45 per person (taxes included) - Not available in 2019

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Château-Manoir stroll

An authentic seigneurial manor

A stroll through time...
from the Château to the Manoir

Accompanied by a Parks Canada guide, participants travel through more than 150 years of history, while admiring the impressive architecture of one of the largest log buildings in the world, as well as the remarkable structure that is the seigneurial manor.

Guided tour tour offered exclusively to groups customers of the Fairmont Le Château Montebello.

Duration: 120 minutes
Group size: from 10 to 60 people
Fee: $15 per person (taxes included) - Not available in 2019

Participants travel through more than 150 years of history!
Participants travel through more than 150 years of history!
© Parks Canada/Fairmont Château Montebello
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The manor tells its story

Main floor's guided tour

Main floor's guided tour
Main floor's guided tour
In autumn and winter

This guided tour of the Manoir Papineau's main floor will teach you about the day-to-day life of Louis-Joseph Papineau's family. Get an intimate view of this elite French-Canadian family as you wander through the bedroom of Louis-Joseph Papineau and relive the festive atmosphere of receptions in the dining room and drawing room.

Authentic period décor, a touch of history and a few anecdotes will divulge the secrets of this manor house and its occupants.

Duration: 60 minutes
Group size: from 15 to 60 people
Fee: $11.45 per personne (taxes included) - Not available in 2019

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Tea at the manor, how stylish!

Famous personating guest dressed in a old time costume welcoming a group of adults for the tea at the Manor
An opportunity to enjoy tea and treats in famous company

It’s always a good time to dress up! Put on your nicest summer outfit and have teas at the home of Louis-Joseph Papineau.

Ah, the intoxicating aroma of tea! The sweet pastries make you forget the 19th century etiquette you just learned.

In the sumptuous Salon bleu or the family museum, guests can enjoy tea and treats from the prestigious kitchen of the Fairmont Le Château Montebello.

A host in period costume enlivens the experience with anecdotes on the Papineau’s tea traditions and practices. A guided tour of the elegant main floor is also offered.

Duration: 120 minutes
Group size:from 8 to 56 people
Fee: $28,50 per senior and $29,80 per adult
(taxes and Historic Site visit included) - Not available in 2019

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