The Pôle culturel du Monastère des Ursulines offers personalized tours for groups of 10 or more people.
A member of our cultural mediation team will be your guide on a tour of The Young Ladies Academy permanent exhibition. Come discover the approximately 300 fascinating objects on display in our exhibition halls that tell the tale of the Ursulines’ history.
The Ursulines’ heritage and collective memory are sure to delight!
Want to know more about the Ursulines’ rich heritage? Then the Heritage Tour is for you!
You will begin with a tour of The Young Ladies Academy permanent exhibition led by a member of our cultural mediation team. Next stop is the Ursuline Chapel, famous for its decor dating back a few hundred years. The tour ends with an interpretation of several historical buildings that are part of the monastery.
Arts and Expertise Tour
For almost four hundred years, the Ursulines in Quebec have been accomplished artists, displaying skill in embroidery, gilding, lacework, painting, music and drawing. Take a tour of The Young Ladies Academy and Embroider Like an Ursuline exhibitions to fully appreciate the works of art the nuns have so lovingly cared for over the years, ensuring they stand the test of time.
The finesse of the Ursulines’ work is sure to impress!
Your group has special interests or needs? Great! We would be thrilled to put together a tour just for you. Tell us your ideas, and we’ll take care of the rest!
We have previously organized tours on such themes as New France, antique furniture, museology, architecture, First Nations, community life and much more.