Immerse yourself in the lives of the Ursulines, who have been educating young girls in the city for more than 300 years. Discover moving testimonials to a time when the Ursulines Monastery was walled in. In the chapel, in an atmosphere conducive to meditation, let yourself be inspired by the stunning architecture.
- Explore the domed chapel, the symbol of Vieux Trois-Rivières, and the charming ethnographic collection, which bears testimony to a way of life that was active yet monastic.
- Visit the first hospital in Trois-Rivières, the old Hôtel-Dieu built by the Ursulines, with a different facet of their history for every year.
- The monastery gardens, a well-kept secret in the heart of Vieux-Trois-Rivières, reflect the community’s 300-year history – the secret side of the monastery, hidden away.