168, Rue Bonaventure, Trois-Rivières
Come on in and soak up the atmosphere of Trois-Rivières’ oldest manor! Through the exhibition Vie bourgeoise – Les dessous de la mondanité en Nouvelle-France, discover different aspects of life in olden times.
From numerous traditional trades to historical clothes and typical foods, you’ll learn about the lives of our ancestors. You’ll also learn about the property’s early owners, Marie-Josephte Chastelain and Joseph-Claude Boucher de Niverville, once an influential upper-class couple in Trois-Rivières.
During the visit of this museum in Trois-Rivieres, you’ll discover the various rooms of the house and admire, in the attic, one of the oldest wooden roof structures in North America,which was entirely assembled with mortise and tenon joints.