La Société d’histoire de Sherbrooke
Photo: Marie-Claude Letarte
© La Société d’histoire de Sherbrooke
-Regular hours: Tuesday to Friday (archives and exhibitions), 9:00 to 12:00 and 1:00 to 5:00; Saturday and Sunday (exhibitions only), 1:00 to 5:00.
-Summer hours : Tuesday to Friday, 9:00 to 5:00 (archives is closed from 12:00 to 1:00; Saturday and Sunday (exhibitions only), 10:00 to 5:00.
-Adult : $6
-Child (7 to 12 years old): $2
-Child (6 years old and less): Free
-Student and 3rd age (55 years old and +): $5
-Member of the Société d’histoire de Sherbrooke: Free
- Group rates
To discover, see and do...
The Sherbrooke Historical Interpretation Centre is located in the first federal building in Sherbrooke, dating back to 1885. The building originally housed the postal and customs services, and since 1992 has had two exhibition rooms. One of the rooms contains temporary theme exhibitions. The other room contains permanent exhibition.
Activities and teacher’s kits are offered by the Société d'histoire de Sherbrooke for school groups, from daycare to high school.
A private archive service, including a library and a collection of local newspapers, gives users access to many years of history.
Exhibitions: French, English
Guided tours: French, English
- Sales counter
- Customized activities (specific groups)
- Hours adapted to groups
- Room (space) rental
- Parking (buses)
Number of exhibitions: 2
Number of sites to visit: 1 historical interpretation center, 1 power station