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Jardin des glaciers

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This attraction is in a repurposed church--a brilliant idea. It is an excellent virtual exhibit of... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
vakamalua
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reston, va
Very interesting multimedia production

We enjoyed our visit, it was very informative and the multimedia set up was very well done. We had... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2016
soundmonkey
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london
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The Jardin des glaciers, situated by the St. Lawrence River and in the heart of a World Biosphere Reserve, is an integrated site for interpretation, exploration and education, whose values rely on scientific content, and is set in an unusual and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3 Avenue Denonville, Baie Comeau, Quebec G4Z 2W6, Canada
+1 418-296-0182
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

The interpretations help you understand the role the glaciers played in carving the fyords of Quebec. The landscape is breath taking

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

This is a fantastic multi-media production, something you would find in a big city, not a small working mill town. It shows the effects of glaciers creating the landscape you see all around you.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

This attraction is in a repurposed church--a brilliant idea. It is an excellent virtual exhibit of the lifespan of glaciers. It is presented on three levels representing the formation of glaciers, the structure of them and the melting. We learned a lot and enjoyed the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is an excellent exhibition done with great professionalism and detail. If you are visiting the Baie Comeau area you should definitely not miss it.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

Great activity to do in BaieComeau, learned a lot about geology and other facts about glaciers. All the family liked it.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

Being that I was on a cruise, there weren't many choices of what to do here. After this visit, we went to a logger village.

Date of experience: October 2016
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ManagersJDG123, Gérant at Jardin des glaciers, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017

Thank you for having taken time to note your appraisal with us. We would be grateful for knowing what displeased you during your passage. Thank you again and have a good day! Patrick Pelletier gestion@lejardindesglaciers.com

Reviewed October 23, 2016

I was on a cruise tour. I would skip this site. We also went to a loggers village on the tour. This was good for historical perspective of the region.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank ALM913
Reviewed September 16, 2016

The technical and photo-technics are just fantastic and you feel every bit that you are there whether you are listening in French or English. BUT, that only scratches the service. Imagine that you are facing the ice pack that reaches 4 kilometers (2 and a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit, it was very informative and the multimedia set up was very well done. We had a mixture of French and English speakers in our party. The first part of the tour was better for us as the English speakers were able...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank soundmonkey
Reviewed July 23, 2016

We were told about this place by the tourist bureau. We did the interior tour and the sea shell midden and thoroughly enjoyed both. The multi-media tour was excellent. They permit overnight camping for RVs in their parking lot. This has a great view of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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