Activities and experiences

Battle of the Restigouche National Historic Site

This is where the fate of New France changed course. Step back in time to better understand the clash between the British and French which ended on July 8, 1760. Follow traces of the past via numerous artifacts and the remains of the Machault. It's a unique foray into history that will allow you to relive one of the unsung chapters of the War of the Conquest.

A group of visitors listen to a duo of costumed interpreters impersonating French and English marine captains.

Group visit

Revisit an epic battle accompanied with a period character.

 An interpreter dressed as a mariner is seated alongside two mannequins in a ship's hold setting.

School program

École en réseau: Free virtual workshops for elementary and secondary students

A family looks at a mi'kmaq birch canoe

See the Mi'gmaq canoe

Discover a birch bark canoe made by Mi’gmaq artisans.


Relive a historic confrontation

Get to know the epic tale of the final battle at sea between France and Great Britain.

Une femme assise sur une chaise Adirondak rouge regarde une rivière .

We saved you a seat!

The red chairs are for you to discover.

Xplorers - Activities for Children

Club Parka! - For children aged 6 to 11 years.


Things to do

Museum Museum
Lookout Lookout
Picnic area Picnicking
Geocaching Geocaching
Photo Opportunity Photography
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