Mineralogical and Mining Museum of Thetford Mines

Interesting
This museum houses a superb collection of minerals from all over the world, with a particular focus on the Appalachian mountains, renowned for the beauty and variety of their minerals. Displays help visitors identify the types of rock and describe their characteristics. The exhibit also charts the history of asbestos and other minerals found in Quebec.

Useful information

Address:

711 boulevard Frontenac Ouest, G6G 7Y8 Thetford Mines

Phone:

+1 418-335-2123

Price:

9.75 $ (-17 years old 5.25 $)

Opening hours

Jul-early Sep: 10am-6pm; rest of year: Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm, weekends 1pm-5pm