Museums and Historic Sites
The distinctive and multicultural qualities of Gaspésie will surprise and charm you.
The region’s mosaic of ethnic groups has created a wonderful mix of traditions, cultures, culinary delights and colourful accents. The history of the region begins with the First Nations people, who have lived on this land for thousands of years and who witnessed the arrival of Vikings as well as Basque and Breton fishermen. Over time, a series of new arrivals set foot in Gaspésie and settled here. Discover the region’s fascinating history by visiting museums and historic sites.
Welcome to Gaspésie!
Given the current situation, before you travel, please be sure to book your accommodations and check with tourism companies to find out how they are operating.
Rest assured that local companies are following the recommended public health guidelines.
As the situation continues to evolve, we will make every effort to keep this website up to date.
We look forward to welcoming you in Gaspésie!
Discover what awaits you in Gaspésie
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