Put on your nicest clothes, you are invited for the tea at Louis-Joseph Papineau!

Set in Montebello, halfway between Gatineau and Montreal, Manoir Papineau is a page straight out of 19th century history that opens right before your eyes, the grand estate of Louis-Joseph Papineau, the man who was to become a leading figure in Canadian politics.

Dates
Manor's servant pooring tea into ladies cups

All year long

Duration: 120 minutes

  • Reservation needed
  • Adult groups only (8 to 55 people)
Price
Julie Papineau and the servant present the tea flavours

Prix : 28,55 $ (taxes included)

Payment by credit card, debit, invoice, cheque or cash

Details
Julie welcomes a group of guests at her tea party

Immersive guided tour of the Manoir-Papineau for adult groups, including:

  • guided tour hosted by a Parks Canada interpretive guide of most beautiful rooms of the manor
  • the rules of etiquette in high society houses in the 19th century, the art of tea at the Papineau
  • tasting of tea and pastries

You will be greeted at the manor as guests would have been back in the 19th century. Your host will first take you on a tour of the manor before inviting you to the sumptuous Salon Bleu where you will be served tea and treats from the prestigious kitchen of the Fairmont Le Château Montebello.

Reserve
Julie serves tea to a visitor

Nathalie Bouchard
Team leader, visitor’s experience
Email: manoir.papineau@pc.gc.ca
Phone : 819-423-6965 or 1-888-773-8888

Additional information

  1. Group of adults (8 to 55 people)
  2. Guided tour hosted by a Parks Canada interpretive guide
  3. The site is on the edge of the Outaouais River
  4. An outstanding natural landscape
Travel trade
Julie receives a group of adults at her tea party
  • Available in English and French
  • Suitable for small and large groups
  • Suitable for FIT (Fully Independent Travelers) but is also partially accessible to people with limited mobility.
  • The manor’s main floor is accessed using a staircase that has a dozen steps (no elevator on site)
  • Reservation needed
  • Free parking
  • Room rentals
  • Lunch at Fairmont Le Château Montebello- group menu ($)
  • Washrooms on site
  • Gift shop
  • Picnic area