Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site

The Battle of the Châteauguay Historic Site commemorates the victory of Canadian troops over the invading American army on October 26th, 1813. Visit the interpretation centre to discover how 300 Canadian fighters managed to defeat 3,700 Americans, an unrecognized episode in our history that recalls the importance of these militiamen who became heroes.

Activities and experiences

Discover the activities offered at Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site: Guided tours, exhibitions, school and learning activities, and more.

Plan your visit

Find information for a visit to Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site: How to get there, fees, hours of operation, and more.

Culture et histoire

The cultural dimension of the Battle of the Châteauguay National Historic Site.

Stewardship and management

Certain chapters of history seem as unlikely as they are surprising. This was the case with this important battle, the confrontation on the shore of the...

Contact us

450-829-2003
819-423-6965 (winter)
1-888-773-8888
chateauguay

Hours of operation

Closed for the season
Complete schedule

#BattleOfTheChateauguay #ParksCanada

More places to discover with Parks Canada

La Mauricie National Park

With its 536 km2 area, La Mauricie National Park is the ideal place for an outdoor escape. Hills, forests and streams are accessible any season of the year.

Fort Chambly National Historic Site

Roughly 30 kilometres southeast of Montreal, Fort Chambly rises proudly at the foot of the Richelieu River rapids. Built in 1711 to defend the colony, this stone fortification was preceded by three wooden forts.

Coteau-du-Lac National Historic Site

The Coteau-du-Lac site is a natural stop for history lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. As the first fortified lock structure in North America, the canal is the direct ancestor of the St. Lawrence Seaway.

The Fur Trade at Lachine National Historic Site

Strategically located on the fur trade route, this storage building recounts the lives of the voyageurs. Stop in at this enchanting waterfront setting in Lachine and discover the inner workings of the trade that helped shape Canada.

Lachine Canal National Historic Site

A veritable open-air museum, the Lachine Canal recounts the beginnings of industrialization in Montreal. Explore the ingenuity of this 1825 structure. Follow its urban course, sail through the locks by boat, and enjoy an oasis in the city. 

Date modified :