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Jardin des glaciers

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Very Well Done

This attraction is in a repurposed church--a brilliant idea. It is an excellent virtual exhibit of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
vakamalua
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reston, va
Very interesting multimedia production

We enjoyed our visit, it was very informative and the multimedia set up was very well done. We had... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2016
soundmonkey
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london
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The Jardin des glaciers, situated by the St. Lawrence River and in the heart of a World Biosphere Reserve, is an integrated site for interpretation, exploration and education, whose values rely on scientific content, and is set in an unusual and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3 Avenue Denonville, Baie Comeau, Quebec G4Z 2W6, Canada
+1 418-296-0182
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fantastic multi-media production, something you would find in a big city, not a small working mill town. It shows the effects of glaciers creating the landscape you see all around you.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This attraction is in a repurposed church--a brilliant idea. It is an excellent virtual exhibit of the lifespan of glaciers. It is presented on three levels representing the formation of glaciers, the structure of them and the melting. We learned a lot and enjoyed the...More

Thank vakamalua
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is an excellent exhibition done with great professionalism and detail. If you are visiting the Baie Comeau area you should definitely not miss it.

Thank Jo-Ann K
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great activity to do in BaieComeau, learned a lot about geology and other facts about glaciers. All the family liked it.

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Reviewed 1 March 2017

Being that I was on a cruise, there weren't many choices of what to do here. After this visit, we went to a logger village.

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ManagersJDG123, Gérant at Jardin des glaciers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for having taken time to note your appraisal with us. We would be grateful for knowing what displeased you during your passage. Thank you again and have a good day! Patrick Pelletier gestion@lejardindesglaciers.com

Reviewed 24 October 2016

I was on a cruise tour. I would skip this site. We also went to a loggers village on the tour. This was good for historical perspective of the region.

Thank ALM913
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The technical and photo-technics are just fantastic and you feel every bit that you are there whether you are listening in French or English. BUT, that only scratches the service. Imagine that you are facing the ice pack that reaches 4 kilometers (2 and a...More

1  Thank 2005eric2005
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit, it was very informative and the multimedia set up was very well done. We had a mixture of French and English speakers in our party. The first part of the tour was better for us as the English speakers were able...More

Thank soundmonkey
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We were told about this place by the tourist bureau. We did the interior tour and the sea shell midden and thoroughly enjoyed both. The multi-media tour was excellent. They permit overnight camping for RVs in their parking lot. This has a great view of...More

1  Thank Reed C
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the tour here. I learned a lot and the staff was very friendly. This is a great tour for all people and I found it very informative. The presentation of information via multimedia was well done

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