The Pointe-du-Buisson/Quebec Museum of Archaeology is renowned in the northeast of the continent for its reference collection. Over the years, 17 archaeological sites have been excavated in a wooded area where more than twq million objects have been discovered. Enter the fascinating world of archaeologists on a 5 000-year-old prehistoric site.
Accompanied by an archaeologist, you can unearth remains from the mysterious past of Pointe-du-Buisson, a site with 5 000 years of history. Take part in a real archaeological dig and analyze your finds in a real archaeological laboratory. This is your chance to be an archaeologist for a day!
With zooarchaeologist Michelle Courtemanche (Talk given in French)
Zooarchaeologist Michelle Courtemanche shares the fruit of her fascinating research on prehistoric fishing at Pointe-du-Buisson. Take note, fishing, history and archaeology enthusiasts!