The Maison de nos Aïeux, it's a multitude of activities, recurrent or occasional, to better off your visit experience.
Discover the history of the village of Sainte-Famille in a 60 minutes guided tour! Walk down the Chemin Royal with our guide to find out about the history of one of the oldest parish on the Island of Orleans, including anecdotes and important events.
Every Monday of July and August, 11 am
$10.00 per person (includes admission to the Maison de nos Aïeux and a bottle of water)
A picture-rally to do by yourself to discover the history of Sainte-Famille. Booklet available at the boutique of the Maison de nos Aïeux ($ 3,95)
Will you be courageous enough to face the haunted presbytery?
Thursday, October 31rst, 6pm to 8 pm.
The perfect occasion to do some great finds while allowing the Fondation François-Lamy to gather funds for the maintenance of the Parc-des-Ancêtres and to continue to offer free access to everyone.
Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th, 9 am to 5 pm
Post-poned to the week after in case of rain.
The successful writer behind Les surveillants du fleuve: incursion des Allemands sur le Saint-Laurent (1937-1945) will present a lecture on this fascinating piece of Île d'Orléans history. A great way to meet him and get an autograph!
Maison de nos Aïeux will be participating to the National genealogy week! For this occasion, we will be open from november 24th to 29th and will host a workshop on genealogy for our themed sundays.
We'll see you on november 24th for those of you who want to learn more about the different research tools and methods!
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