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Address: 378 Bord de la Mer, Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan, Quebec G0G 1V0, Canada
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+1 418-949-2845
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Come join us at the MICS research station! Whether you just want to...

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Come join us at the MICS research station! Whether you just want to find out more about marine mammals in the Gulf of St Lawrence through a guided tour of our beautiful museum by experienced and knowledgeable scientists, or join us for a full day out on the water for a unique wildlife experience, you are all welcome to the Mingan Island Cetacean Study research station. Note: We do not accept children under the age of 12 for our boat trips.

FRANÇAIS: Venez nous rejoindre à la station de recherche du MICS! Que vous ayez simplement envie d'en connaître davantage sur les mammifères marins du Golfe du Saint Laurent au travers de visites guidées de notre musée par des scientifiques, ou que vous souhaitiez vous joindre à nous pour une journée complète en mer auprès des cétacés, vous êtes tous les bienvenus à la station! Note: Nous n'acceptons pas les enfants de moins de 12 ans pour les sorties en mer.

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Awesome team and experience

I've had the pleasure to be part of the team while studying in Biology. I've met wonderful and passionnate people, willing to give all they got for the station. Part of my job was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 May 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

I've had the pleasure to be part of the team while studying in Biology. I've met wonderful and passionnate people, willing to give all they got for the station. Part of my job was to assist travelers coming with us on expedition to watch the whales. It was always so fun to meet the clients and see their joy as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

An absolutely fascinating visit! We took a guided tour through the museum by an extremely knowledgeable guide. The museum is full of neat artifacts and beautiful paintings. We were also given the option to view a short film on whales in the area and visit the acoustic experience room. The research station offers day trips out to see whales with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013 via mobile

Well done museum exhibiting the marine mammals of the St. Lawrence. Very knowledgable staff to guide you through, in French and English! Active research station for the whales that visit this area. Take the time to visit!

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