Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site

The Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site is temporarily closed for the season and will reopen on June 21, 2024. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you soon!

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.

Summer jobs

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

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.

School diaries

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Visit Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue 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

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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

Find out about job offers, partners, the Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site management plan and more.

Contact us

819-629-3222
1-888-773-8888 (general inquiries, toll free)
obadjiwantemiscamingue@pc.gc.ca

Hours of operation

Obadjiwan–Fort Témiscamingue National Historic Site is temporarily closed for the season and will reopen on June 21, 2024.
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