Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site

Located in Compton in the Eastern Townships 20 km from Sherbrooke, the Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site recalls the life and work of the former Canadian prime minister. Visit the house where he was born as well as his father’s general store, and fall under the spell of the beginning of the 20th century. Explore the remarkable history of a man renowned for his integrity and immerse yourself in the attractions of the rural village where he grew up.

Site open

The Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site remains open during the roadwork causing the closure of Route 147. Plan your visit carefully before coming, and consult the Québec 511 website for more details.

Two young boys play with antique games during the Country Fair at the Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site.

Country Fair 2024

Don't miss the return of the Country Fair in the St-Laurent garden on July 7, 2024!

The three musicians of the group Chaloupe giving a musical performance.

Cultural calendar 2024

Discover the full calendar of concerts and events coming up this season!

"Gloriette" in the garden

A new pavilion has sprung up in the backyard. Find out more about this project.

Visit Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site

Activities and experiences

Find out more about our guided tours, school workshops and calendar of activities to enjoy solo, with family or friends.

Plan your visit

See information about hours of operation, fees, facilities and more.

Safety and guidelines

Read the rules and important bulletins.

About Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site

Culture and history

Discover the history, photos and videos of the Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site.

Stewardship and management

Learn more about the actions taken to protect and highlight the Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site.

How to get here

Contact Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site

Louis S. St. Laurent Route, Compton (Quebec) J0B 1L0

General inquiries

1-888-773-8888

Visitor centre and reservations

819-835-5448
louis-stlaurent@pc.gc.ca

 

Hours of operation

General public

Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site opens on June 15, 2024.
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