Société des musées du Québec

Musée minéralogique de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue

En famille

En famille


  • The museum is located in Malartic, a small mining town in the middle of the gold valley. It is located very close to Canadian Malartic’s open pit, one of the biggest in Canada.

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Museum experiences

  • Visit the Canadian Malartic mine, one of the biggest open-pit gold mines in Canada and experience a day in the workers’ shoes. You will be amaze with the sheer size of the equipment used at the Canadian Malartic Mine.
  • Come live and unforgettable experience thanks to the earthquake simulator. Experience the shadow theatre and test your knowledge with our interactive workshops on the presence of minerals in our life.