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Centre d'Interprétation de l'Agriculture et de la Ruralité (CIAR)

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281, rue Saint-Louis, Métabetchouan–Lac-à-la-Croix, Québec, G8G 2C8

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A site to discover in family!

The CIAR presents the rich heritage and knowhow of a community that developed one step at a time. It is an enchanting site, a huge collection of objects, and a range of unique activities.

The Champs du pays exhibition shows you how agriculture has left a deep mark on the landscape.

Temporary exhibitions;
a 96,000 square foot maze in a cornfield;
small farm;
vegetable garden and field berries;
fall festival;
wagon tour of the farm for groups.
Guided tours according to availability and on-site interpretation (French).


  • 5 Paid admission
  • 0 Seasonal operation
  • J Free wifi
  • Musée
  • 3 Partial Access

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Museums, economuseums and interpretation centers