Société du patrimoine et de l'histoire de Terrebonne
Research and documentation center (various publications for genealogy, history and local heritage). Guided tours on request. Fees are charged for activities.
Tour of 2 exhibits (free admission):
- “Bonne en 1845, meilleure aujourd’hui!” – dedicated to the Moody family, renowned farm implements and agricultural machinery manufacturers (1845-1927)
- “Une seigneurie en guerre” – a portrait of the military presence in Terrebonne (1754-1760)
Research and documentation centre (various publications related to genealogy, local history and heritage). Guided tours upon request. Fees for activities.
Patrimoine et Histoire Terrebonne is proud to present our Friday discovery tours for the summer season:
Guided and animated tour of the Château Masson, the new exhibition Geneviève Sophie Masson. A woman. A manor. A History. and the Saint-Tharcisius Chapel in Terrebonne. The visit of the Château immerses you in the events experienced by the Masson family in 1875.
6:45 p.m.: Meet at the main entrance of the college, 901 Saint-Louis Street in Terrebonne. 7:00-8:30 pm: Animated tour.
Six feet under the ground :
Not a crypt, but a real cemetery takes shape under the church. The history of this church is not without interest. Patrimoine et Histoire Terrebonne invites you to discover this other jewel of our local heritage. The visit of the church and its cemetery will also make you discover the characters who marked the public life of Terrebonne between the years 1800 and 1950.
- Schedule: : June 24 to Labour Day, Wednesday to Sunday, 1 pm to 8 pm. Rest of the year, by appointment.