Guided tour of Quebec General Hospital Archaeological dig
Friday August 23 and Saturday August 24, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
In company of an archaeo-guide, visitors will be able to observe the team during their work on site, discover its history and occupants, learn more about current research and see the vestiges as of now.
The public is also invited to see, in exclusivity the artefacts found on site during the dig, which will be presented and explained by an archaeologist from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., continuously.
The archaeo-guides will unveil to young and old what is the job of an archaeologist and the different ways to understand the past with the help of archaeology.
These activities are free for the entire family
Reservation required for guided tours only
418 641-6411, extension 2619
This activity is presented as part of the Entente de développement culturel between the City of Quebec and the government of Quebec.
Archaeological dig at l'Hôpital général de Québec
The city of Quebec will continue its research of l’Hôpital général de Québec to complete the information collected last year. For this occasion, we might find some of the first convent of the Recollects (1620-1629), vestiges of the occupation of the second monastery of the Recollects (1670-1692) and elements related to the occupation of the Hospitallers sisters.