Société des musées du Québec

Biophare

Kéroul accessibility rating

Accessibility rating : Partial access.

Presentation

Located at the shore of the river, in the Regard-sur-le-Fleuve Park, the Biophare showcases the exceptional environment Lac-Saint-Pierre biosphere reserve. The exhibitions are inspired by the rich heritage of the Sorel-Tracy area, aptly termed "land between earth and water". 

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Museum experiences

  • Discover the history of an industrious population in the permanent exhibitions L'Observatoire du lac Saint-Pierre and L'appel du large.
  • Walk alongside great historic characters, from Iroquoian people to Pierre de Saurel.
  • Explore Sorel Islands aboard the Randonnée nature.  
  • Take part in an underwater journey and discover microscopic specimens characteristic of the aquatic fauna of the Sorel Islands.
  • To prepare or conclude your visit  consult the five virtual exhibitions: Histoire d’îles, Flyover lake Saint-Pierre, Waters of life, The human side of lake Saint-Pierre, L’appel du large.