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.

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  • Relive a historic confrontation

    Get to know the epic tale of the final battle at sea between France and Great Britain for possession of France's North American territories.

  • See the Mi'gmaq canoe

    The Mi'gmaq of the Gaspé Peninsula travelled their territory, the Gespe'gewa'gi, on foot and in bark canoes, such as the one made by craftsmen from Listuguj.

     

  • Exhibition John Max: The Cast Image

    A unique event: an exhibition featuring photos by John Max (1936-2011)

  • Discover our caches

    Treasure hunting enthusiasts will be happy to learn that the Battle of the Restigouche National Historic Site is joining the geocaching family.

  • We saved you a seat!

    Grab a friend, go for a walk then relax and snap a selfie on one of our red chairs. 

  • Embark on the iNaturalist experience!

    iNaturalist is like having a huge guide for identifying plant and animal species in your pocket, but in mobile format! 

All activities

Lookout Lookout
Photo Opportunity Photography
Picnic area Picnicking