Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site

Located in Abitibi-Témiscamingue, the Obadjiwan-Fort-Témiscamingue National Historic Site witnessed the presence of the Indigenous people about 6,000 years ago and was the scene of commercial rivalries. This former fur trading post is at the heart of regional history and is well worth a visit.

A mural illustrating the presence of Indigenous more than 6,000 years ago at the Obadjiwan-Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site.

Indigenous heritage

Learn about the Algonquin presence that was observed on the site.

A scenography of a carpenter of the time using a wood plane that can be seen at the Obadjiwan-Fort-Témiscamingue National Historic Site.

Scenic path

Stroll through the 12 scenographies that show a carpenter in action or a blacksmith carving tools.

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Activities and experiences

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About Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site

Culture and history

Read about the history of the fur trade and Indigenous occupation.

Stewardship and management

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