take a trip down memory lane
Located 35 minutes from Quebec City, Grosse-Île is a national historic site to add to your bucket list. To visit this old quarantine station is to follow the footsteps of thousands of immigrants who landed on the island from 1832 to 1937. In the company of Park Canada’s guides, discover this well-kept secret, Canada’s own Ellis Island.
The Grosse-Île experience
Relive 100 years of immigration
An unforgettable guided tour with a by Parks Canada guides
Discover the island by meeting the many costumed characters who will reveal the secrets of this mythical place
Take a cruise to access the island and enjoy being guided by the Lachance captains
The 5 different ways to visit Grosse-Île
The educational outings offered by Croisières Lachance and Parks Canada guides will allow you to combine the pleasure of sailing and the discovery of our history. This is an enriching experience that will please both students and teachers!