Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site

The Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site is temporarily closed for the season and will reopen on June 15, 2024. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!

Make a stop in the Mauricie region, near the Saint-Maurice River, halfway between Montreal and Quebec City, to discover the remains of Canada's first steel industry and to admire the metallic pieces fabricated at the Forges in the old days.

Summer jobs

Find out what positions are available for the summer of 2024: Interpretation, visitor services and maintenance.

School diaries

Do you work in education? Discover our school programs designed to provide a stimulating learning environment for elementary and high school students.

Back in time

While waiting for the reopening of the site, learn about the legends of the Forges and the history of the blast furnace workers.

Visit the Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site

Activities and experiences

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

Plan your visit

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Fees

Learn about the daily visitor fees, free admission for youth and more.

Safety and guidelines

Visit Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site safely.

About Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site

Culture and history

Read about the history of the workers, the blast furnace and the iron ore found in the Trois-Rivières region.

Nature and science

Learn more about the initiatives undertaken by the Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site team to preserve the integrity of the site.

Stewardship and management

Find out about job offers, partners, the Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site management plan and more.

Contact us

819-378-5116
1-888-773-8888 (general inquiries, toll free)
forges@pc.gc.ca

Hours of operation

Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site is temporarily closed for the season and will reopen on June 15, 2024.
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