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Centre d'interprétation de l'agriculture et de la ruralité (CIAR)

The site is closed for the 2019 tourist season.

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;
  • arboretum;
  • wagon tour of the farm for groups.

Guided tours according to availability and on-site interpretation (French).

Last admission: 3:00 pm

Admission (taxes included): Adults: $11.00, children (3-17): $6.50, families, students, seniors and groups (20+) 10% off.

Average visit length: 2h30

Last guided tour: 3:00 pm


Monday -

01 June 2019 - 01 October 2019
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To contact us

281, rue Saint-Louis (secteur Lac-à-la-Croix)
G8G 2C8