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Musée amérindien de Mashteuiatsh

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1787, rue Amishk, Mashteuiatsh, G0W 2H0

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Visitors can relive 6,000 years of Pekuakamiulnuatsh history through various museum exhibits.

Gain a compelling and provocative view into an age-old culture.

Hear the voices of wisdom of generations that came before us. Explore the forest and visit Nuhtshimitsh.

You can find objects inspired by indigenous cultures at the boutique, and don’t forget to visit the church of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha!



  • J Free wifi
  • 5 Paid admission
  • 0 Seasonal operation


Close COVID-19

September - June

Wednesday - Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

June - September

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Open: Open to the general public June 12th to September 1st

The church in Kateri-Tekakwitha was built in 1987 due to a fire that completely destroyed the original church on March 12, 1986. Saint Kateri Tekakwitha is the first aboriginal in North America to be recognized by the Catholic Church. The Masteuiatsh community was bestowed with the mission of speading the devotion of the holy Kateri Tekakwitha with the region's visitors.