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Museum of Ingenuity J. Armand Bombardier

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A formidable company

It was interesting to go through the evolution of the snowmobile we know today. The information... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
Ross W
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Selkirk, Canada
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We had a great tour here this week. They openedearly to accommodate our needs and we all loved it... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
glenns409
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Barrie, Canada
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Become the star of a Ski-Doo® snowmobile ad, fly a C Series aircraft, imagine and test your futuristic vehicle in the Idea Studio, and much more. Enter J. Armand Bombardier’s garage and explore his life through the show Passion as a way of life...more
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1001 avenue J.-A.-Bombardier, Valcourt, Quebec J0E 2L0, Canada
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Great museum and self guided tour. Really enjoyed the displays and interactive parts especially the Skidoo part. However, when we went on the tour in the off-display vehicle room, the guide told us in perfect english that she would only do the tour in French....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

It was interesting to go through the evolution of the snowmobile we know today. The information, the artifacts and the video presentation were well done and exciting to see.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ross W
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We had a great tour here this week. They openedearly to accommodate our needs and we all loved it. The film's that were played were so well presented and that made it even more enjoyable. My only wish was that we had more time to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 4, 2017

We arrived in Valcourt QC to see the place where the man known as the pride of Valcourt created his company that would be renowned by the world. The visit begins with the simple garage where Joseph Armand Bombardier decides to overcome the challenges of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

It's a really nice little museum, located in the founding city of bombardier. They have a small exhibition about the company's history. You can also see 2 movies about bombardier. There's also a small museums shop, where you can buy books and lot of other...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

There is no bus, nor highway. Only countryside chemin leads you to the hometown of Bombardier. The museum is newly renovated, equipped with state-of-the-art video, and modern decoration. I am deeply impressed and would recommend this museum to anyone who visit Montreal as a great...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Richard R
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Very good place, and not just for ski doo guys, other brands also, go in the winter when they have the snowmobile parade and or races

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Dave P
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

We visited Bombardier museum last week. It was the best part for our Canadian vacation. The museum is well organized, with updated exhibits including ski-doo, train and airplanes. Kids can do the pilot simulation. In addition, if you call ahead and make reservation, you can...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank kevincY6911MJ
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

The museum was small but with some hands on activities too. The better part was the plant tour. Sign up ahead of time by calling, wear pants and closed toe shoes. Be ready to see a lot of machinery being built-you go right through the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

Visited this with a group of friends. It is very modern and very true to what JA Bombardier has created and how he did it. There are some fun things to do such as ride a C-Series plane in the cockpit, hop on a subway,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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