Boréalis - Center for the history of the paper industry
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Boréalis - Center for the history of the paper industry 

200, avenue des Draveurs
Trois-Rivières (Qc), Canada
G9A 2J2
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A major tourist attraction in Trois-Rivières (Mauricie region), Boréalis offers visitors an experience rich in discovery thanks to interactive exhibitions that are one of a kind! Boréalis invites you to discover activities based on themes such as the Saint-Maurice River, the forest, log driving, lumberjacks and the life of worker in the great paper industry. This former industrial site was transformed into a history centre where you can discover underground vaults that are unique in Canada! Also, you can make your own paper, relax yourself in the sun on the outdoor deck, access a magnificent observation tower and much more! Come explore this enthralling site and learn about the story told by the great adventure of paper!

200, avenue des Draveurs
Trois-Rivières (Qc), Canada
G9A 2J2

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Rates

Rates for the "EXPERIENCES" tour
Regular tour + vaults + paper making

Adults: $14
Students (6 to 18 years old): $12
Children (under 6 years old): Free
Family (2 adults, 3 children): $43

 

Rates for the "GUIDED" tour
Regular 60-minute tour


Adults: $10.00
Students (6 to 18 years old): $8.00
Children (under 6 years old): Free
Family (2 adults, 3 children): $30

Outdoor Urban Circuit
First shift lets you discover the first work shift of an employee of the CIP; once the biggest paper mill in the world. Filled with rich soundscapes and testimonies, this immersive tour depicts the history of the mill and its vicinity, enhanced with anecdotes and archival photos.

 

Take advantage of this opportunity to lounge in the sun on the outside patio and take an observation tour to behold the beautiful view of the Saint-Maurice River. Come discover this exciting place where you will learn about the adventure-filled history of paper!