The miller’s house and the windmill
Partcipants will be immersed into the world of New-France. For about an hour, they will visit the miller’s house as well as the windmill. In each you will find a interpreter-guide who will speak about his life and will lead the historical workshop.
The interpretation centre
Participants will be introduced to the process of cultivating grain from the sowing to the milling. In the interpretation center there are different life-sized stations to help the student understand the process of grain culture and its transformation into flour. Students will also be able to activate a replica of the mill's mechanism which is the main attraction of the centre.
One of our guides will teach both young and old the techniques of archery. Your group will then be able to practice on targets in complete safety. Our guide will also integrate some historical facts about the relationship between the First Nations and the inhabitants of Pointe-du-Moulin during the Seigniorial regime.
Rabaska and small water crafts workshop
By taking a trip in a rabaska, a type of Native water craft, one of our guides will show your group the importance of the Saint-Louis lake and the Saint-Lawrence river in the lives of the inhabitants and explorers three hundred years ago.
New activity to discover at the historical Park of Point-du-Moulin. Visitors will learn how to start a camp fire and hoe to make banique. They will cook it themselves over the fire. Banique is nut and lactose free.
Come and benefit from our enchanting site that offers a georgeous view of the island of Montréal and surroundings. Picnic tables, green spaces and many paths are at your disposal. Children can take advantage of our natural environment in the frame of the activities on our programme our to take part in some friendly games.
Whether you come to learn or just to have fun, our services are adapted to the needs of your school, daycare, day camp and all other types of groups. We provide one guide for every 15 participants, and they will lead your group through a historical experience made to measure, according to the different packages available to you.
|Package (Number of activities)||Price per participant|
|Meunier (1 activity)||6$|
|Seigneur (2 activities)||10$|
|Intendant (3 activities)||14$|
|Gouverneur (4 activities)||17$|
|Royal (5 activities)||19$|
Packages and reservations
To obtain general inquiries, or to make a reservation, please contact us at (514) 453-5936 ext. 4 or write to us at email@example.com