Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Trois-Rivières, Canada

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Tour Facts

Number of sights 15 sights
Distance 3.2 km
Ascend 29 m
Descend 39 m

Explore Trois-Rivières in Canada with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

Individual Sights in Trois-Rivières

Sight 1: Maison Philippe-Verrette

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Maison Philippe-Verrette is a boomtown style house located at 732-734 Saint-François-Xavier Street in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada. It was classified as a heritage building in 1991 by the Ministère de la Culture et des Communications because of its high degree of integrity, the house having retained its shape and exterior cladding.

Wikipedia: Maison Philippe-Verrette (FR)

273 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 2: Manège militaire Général-Jean-Victor-Allard

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The Général-Jean-Victor-Allard Armoury, also known as the Trois-Rivières Armoury, is a military building and museum located at 574 Saint-François-Xavier Street in Trois-Rivières. This building serves as the reserve barracks of the 12th Canadian Armoured Regiment.

Wikipedia: Manège militaire de Trois-Rivières (FR)

347 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 3: Cimetière Saint-James

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Saint-James Cemetery is an Anglican cemetery located on Saint-François-Xavier Street in Trois-Rivières. It was classified as a heritage building in 1962.

Wikipedia: Cimetière Saint-James (Trois-Rivières) (FR)

194 meters / 2 minutes

Sight 4: Musée Pop

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Musée Pop Daniel Jalbert / CC BY-SA 4.0

The POP Museum is located in downtown Trois-Rivières, Quebec. The museum complex includes the main building as well as the Old Prison of Trois-Rivières.

Wikipedia: Musée québécois de culture populaire (FR), Website

122 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 5: Vieille prison de Trois-Rivières

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The Old Trois-Rivières Prison is a former prison located in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada. It is part of the museum complex of the Pop Museum, which offers a guided tour. This place was used as a prison between 1822 and 1986.

Wikipedia: Vieille prison de Trois-Rivières (FR), Website

357 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 6: Maison Blanche

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Maison BlancheRobert Cutts from Bristol, England, UK / CC BY-SA 2.0

The White House is the oldest part of the Ursuline Monastery of Trois-Rivières. Its construction began in 1699 and the batisse was later enlarged several times. Since 2017, it has been classified as a heritage building by the Ministry of Culture and Communications.

Wikipedia: Maison Blanche (Trois-Rivières) (FR)

79 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 7: Maison Hertel-De La Fresnière

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Maison Hertel-De La Fresnière is a house located on rue des Ursulines in Trois-Rivières. It was classified as a heritage building in 1961.

Wikipedia: Maison Hertel-De La Fresnière (FR)

26 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 8: Maison Georges-De Gannes

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Maison Georges-De Gannes is a house located on rue des Ursulines in Trois-Rivières. It was classified as a heritage building in 1961 and is located in the Trois-Rivières heritage site.

Wikipedia: Maison Georges-De Gannes (FR)

104 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 9: Manoir de Tonnancour

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The Manoir de Tonnancour is a building located at 864 rue des Ursulines in Trois-Rivières, in the Mauricie region of Quebec. It currently houses the Galerie d'art du Parc, an accredited exhibition centre. Since 1966, it has been classified as a heritage building by the Government of Quebec.

Wikipedia: Manoir de Tonnancour (FR)

53 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 10: Place d'Armes

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Place d'Armes is an urban park in Trois-Rivières located in the Trois-Rivières heritage site. The park has been classified as a heritage building by the Ministère de la Culture et des Communications.

Wikipedia: Place d'Armes (Trois-Rivières) (FR)

30 meters / 0 minutes

Sight 11: Galerie d'art du Parc

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Galerie d'art du Parc inconnu / marque déposée

The Galerie d'art du Parc is an exhibition centre for contemporary art located at 864 rue des Ursulines, in Trois-Rivières, in the Mauricie tourist region of Quebec, Canada. It occupies the Manoir de Tonnancour, a National Historic Site. It is a museum accredited by the Ministère de la Culture, des Communications et de la Condition féminine du Québec.

Wikipedia: Galerie d'art du Parc (FR)

122 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 12: Fort Trois-Rivières National Historic Site

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Fort Trois-Rivières was a 17th-century wooden fort in New France. It was built between 1634 and 1638 by the Sieur de Laviolette.

Wikipedia: Fort Trois-Rivières (EN)

219 meters / 3 minutes

Sight 13: Manoir Boucher-De Niverville

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The Boucher-De Niverville Manor is a historic residence located at 168 Bonaventure Street in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, Canada. Built in the mid-17th century, it is one of the few buildings in Trois-Rivières that dates back to the French regime. It was classified as a heritage building on March 30, 1960.

Wikipedia: Manoir Boucher-De Niverville (FR), Website

311 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 14: Édifice Ameau

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The AMEAU building is a commercial building located in Trois-Rivières in Quebec (Canada). This ten-story building built in 1929 is considered the first skyscraper in Trois-Rivières. It is cited as a heritage building by the city of Trois-Rivières in 2012.

Wikipedia: Édifice Ameau (FR)

996 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 15: Édifice Lampron

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The Lampron Building is an industrial building located at the intersection of Bellefeuille and Saint-Marguerite streets in Trois-Rivières, Quebec. It was designated a heritage building by the city of Trois-Rivières in 2004.

Wikipedia: Édifice Lampron (FR)

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