Exhibitions

Musée Laurier

In the Victorian decor of the ground floor, the Musée Laurier presents the apartments and personal objects belonging to Wilfrid Laurier and his wife Zoé Lafontaine.  Upstairs, we voyage back in time to this vibrant historical and political era and  are invited to relive some of the important moments of Laurier’s legacy. Temporary thematic historical exhibits complete the museum tour.

Musée Laurier

“Laurier et son temps” – Permanent exhibition 

Discover the elegant residence of Sir Wilfrid Laurier, the first French Canadian to become Prime Minister of Canada (1896-1911). Give a glance to this heritage place located in a Victorian home built in 1876. Upstairs a permanent exhibition dedicated to the life and career of Laurier.

“Il y a déjà 100 ans… Wilfrid Laurier” – March 22nd to November 24th, 2019

This exhibition invites you to reflect on the collective memory that perpetuates the memory of this great politician in the public space. From the book to the statue, through your 5 $ and many other tributes, come and discover how this man was commemorated.

 

Musée de l’Hôtel des Postes

The Musée Hôtel des Postes is devoted in its entirety to the presentation of fine arts exhibitions and the preservation of it majestic collection of over many thousands works. Fine art exhibitions and related themes within contemporary art are  presented on a regular basis. Representative art is also in the limelight with figurative works being presented throughout the fall.

Related to its mission, the Musée Hôtel des Postes presents a permanent exhibition recreating the decor and ambience of a post office emulating the period from 1910-1920. Collections of stamps and postcards are also displayed. Adjacent to the postal museum, visitors also have access to the original clock mechanism that has been loyally running since 1910.

Musée de l'Hôtel des Postes

 

“Deuxième vie” – April 8th to May 19th, 2019

Taking up the challenge of transforming an everyday object into a work of art, creators with quite eclectic styles are participating in this exhibition and auction. Don’t forget to bid!

Bids can be placed online at www.expovente.museelaurier.com

 

MAISON FLEURY

Adjacent to the Musée Laurier, the Maison Fleury aims to educate young people about culture. Since 2003, more than 600 activities have been offered to young people : creative workshops, youth exhibitions, mini-concerts, etc.

No exhibition is presented currently.