Things to see and do - Trois-Rivières
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Trois-Rivières Travel guide
Trois-Rivières : Michelin's recommendations
Capital of the Mauricie region, this industrial and cultural center is located on the north shore of the St. Lawrence River at the mouth of the Saint-Maurice River. Major annual events here include an international poetry festival, an international festival of vocal arts, and sports-car racing at Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres. Enjoy strolling the city's lovely small streets or along pretty Harborfont Park.
Tourist attractions Trois-Rivières : Things to see and do
200 Rue Laviollette CDN - Trois-Rivières G9A 6L5
Linked to the Quebec Museum of Popular Culture by covered walkway. Designed by François Baillairgé and erected between 1816 and 1822, the imposing stone structure features some of the best surviving examples of Palladianism in Quebec. Note its massiv..
168 Rue Bonaventure CDN - Trois-Rivières G9A 2B1
This whitewashed stone manor house with red shutters was constructed about 1729 by François Châtelain. His son-in-law, Claude-Joseph Boucher, Sieur de Niverville, gave the manor its name when he inherited it in 1761. Restored in 1971, it now houses t..
Place Pierre Boucher CDN - Trois-Rivières G9A
The striking obelisk in the centre of the Pierre Boucher Square was erected to celebrate Trois-Rivières' 325th anniversary. Pierre Boucher, Sieur de Grosbois (1622-1717), was the governor of Trois-Rivières in 1654 when the settlement was attacked by ..