Forges-du-Saint-Maurice National Historic Site

The Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site in Trois-Rivières stands testament to the past of the first industrial community of Canada.

Contact details

10 000, boulevard des Forges
Trois-Rivières (Québec) G9C 1B1

Phone: 1 819 378-5116

About us

The Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site in Trois-Rivières stands testament to the past of the first industrial community of Canada. This fascinating immersion in the world of iron and steel mills provides a range of activities for the general public and school groups, allowing them to trace the history of the ironworks and discover all its secrets. The Grande Maison, where the exhibits are housed, the 3-D multimedia show and the blast furnace, where you’ll learn about the production of cast iron and iron, are but a few of the site’s highlights.