Museum and Interpretation center

Lieu historique national du chantier A.C. Davie

Lévis • Lévis
Aerial view of the site
The Taylor Davie House
The team of guide-interpreters will be happy to help you discover this place
Davie, a Family in the Heart of Lévis
Davie, a Family in the Heart of Lévis
Joseph-Elzéar Bernier, Arctic Explorer
Joseph-Elzéar Bernier, Arctic Explorer
In the Heart of the Traverse Sector
The old stable and the warehouse
One Shipyard, a Thousand Boats
One Shipyard, a Thousand Boats
One Shipyard, a Thousand Boats
One Shipyard, a Thousand Boats
The winch building
The park crossed by the Parcours des Anses cycle path
The commented departure of the liners
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Lieu historique national du chantier A.C. Davie

Contact details

6210, street Saint-Laurent
Lévis Québec, G6V 3P4
List of itineraries

418 838-8202

acdavie@ville.levis.qc.ca

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Description

Our crushes (3)

  • The new exhibition

    Joseph-Elzéar Bernier: Arctic Explorer

  • The slipway

    Discover the first slipway installed in Canada

  • Come by bike or by boat!

    Close to the Anses bike path and the ferry

In a few words

The visit of the exhibitions and the historic site of the A.C. Davie shipyard will make you discover one of the most important shipyards in Quebec, as well as the Davie family who gave it life.

Exhibitions
Joseph-Elzéar Bernier: Arctic Explorer
From the young 17-year-old captain to the seasoned navigator, immerse yourself in the life of this Lévis resident who consolidated the Canadian sovereignty over the Arctic archipelago.

At the Heart of the Traverse Sector
Do you know the industrial past of the Traverse sector? See the evolution of this place through more than forty images and anecdotes from our archives.

One Shipyard, a Thousand Ships
The exhibition reveals the history of the A.C. Davie company, which has built its lasting reputation thanks to its innovations and the know-how of its workers.

Davie, a Family in the Heart of Lévis
Immerse yourself in the fascinating history of the Davie family, intimately linked to the economic and social development of Lévis.

Visit duration : 1.00 h

For Real!

When they arrive, visitors do not always grasp the importance of the remains. But, after a visit, they realize that they have before them the first haulage plan in Canada!

Chrystel De Blecker, Lieu historique national du chantier A.C. Davie

Certifications et distinctions

  • The Navigator's Trail

    Schedule and prices

    Schedule

    June 15 to August 28, daily, 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Prices

    Self-guided and guided tours: Free, suggested contribution $5
    Group visits: rates available on request

    Articles (3)

    Articles

    Embark on 190 years of maritime history!

    Conveniently located in Lévis a few meters from the Québec-Lévis ferry and the Quai Paquet, between the cliff and the river, the A.C. Davie Shipyard National Historic Site awaits you to discover one of the largest shipyards in Quebec, as well as the Davie family who brought it to life.