Elementary • Secondary • Guided Tours

Education Programs

Come to the Marguerite Bourgeoys Historic Site for a stimulating and fun educational experience! All our educational programs will fascinate your students, while meeting the objectives of the Québec Education Program.  

 

Education Programs
for Primary School Students

Through simple hands-on activities, students learn about the concept of time, different lifestyles, school in the olden days and the role of museums. 

Tell me the story of the Museum 

  • Elementary cycle 1 
  • Theme: Social Sciences 
  • Length: 90 minutes 
  • Maximum capacity: 60 students 
  • Rate: $5/student 

Through fun workshops, students look at the experience of crossing the Atlantic, the goals of the first Montréal colonists, their life in Ville-Marie and the achievements of Marguerite-Bourgeoys in New France. 

 Building Ville-Marie 

  • Elementary cycle 2 
  • Theme: Social Sciences and History 
  • Length: 120 minutes 
  • Maximum capacity: 50 students 
  • Rate: $5/student 

Information and reservations

Coordinator of
Educational service
Telephone:
514 282-8670 ext. 237
Fax: 514 282-8672
Email : education@marguerite-bourgeoys.com

Education Programs
for Primary School Students

Through simple hands-on activities, students learn about the concept of time, different lifestyles, school in the olden days and the role of museums. 

Tell me the story of the Museum 

  • Elementary cycle 1 
  • Theme: Social Sciences 
  • Length: 90 minutes 
  • Maximum capacity: 60 students 
  • Rate: $5/student 

Through fun workshops, students look at the experience of crossing the Atlantic, the goals of the first Montréal colonists, their life in Ville-Marie and the achievements of Marguerite-Bourgeoys in New France. 

 Building Ville-Marie 

  • Elementary cycle 2 
  • Theme: Social Sciences and History 
  • Length: 120 minutes 
  • Maximum capacity: 50 students 
  • Rate: $5/student 

Information and reservations

Coordinator of
Educational service
Telephone:
514 282-8670 ext. 237
Fax: 514 282-8672
Email : education@marguerite-bourgeoys.com

Education Programs
for Secondary School Students

Our education programs will get your students involved while meeting the objectives of the Program of Studies of the Quebec School. The Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum offers you a stimulating and enjoyable educational outing.

Information and reservations

Coordinator of
Educational service
Telephone:
514 282-8670 ext. 237
Fax: 514 282-8672
Email : education@marguerite-bourgeoys.com

Guided Tours

Along with a guide, the group takes an interactive approach to learning about the life of Marguerite Bourgeoys, her historic chapel, her work and legacy.

The tour leads into the 19th-century vault to see artifacts recounting the history of history of Montréal and archaeological discoveries in the Bonsecours neighbourhood.

  • Elementary 3rd cycle, Secondary cycles 1 and 2, CEGEP and university students, francization groups 
  • Theme: History of Quebec and Canada 
  • Length: 60 to 120 minutes (depending on the option selected) 
  • Maximum capacity: 60 students 
  • Rate: See the table of rates 

Options: 

  • Express tour: 60 minutes (includes the historic chapel, the tower and the vault). 
  • Regular tour: 90 minutes (includes the historic chapel, the tower, the exhibition rooms and the vault). 
  • Bonus activity: option of adding a tour of the archaeological site, for an extra $1.50/person. This means adding 30 minutes to your tour.  

Group rates 

Elementary  $5 
Secondary  $5 
CEGEP, university  $6 
Adult education and francization   $6 
Seniors  $9 
Adults   $10 

Accompanying adults: One free admission for every 10 elementary students. One free admission for every 20 secondary students/adults 

Option of renting the dining space for $1/person 

Rates include all taxes. One payment per group. Reservations are required for groups.  

Musée Marguerite-Bourgeoys
Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours

Address
400, rue Saint-Paul Est
Vieux-Montréal
Métro Champ-de-Mars
Phone
514 282-8670
Fax
514 282-8672
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