Marine Environment Discovery Centre (Parks Canada)


41, rue des Pilotes,
Les Escoumins (Quebec)
G0T 1K0
Phone: 418 233-4414
Toll free: 1 888 773-8888
No phone: 418 235-4703, poste 0
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Price Legend: moins de 15$
Périodes d’activités :
Opening hours :

June 15 to September 2, 2024: Open daily.
September 3 to October 14, 2024: Friday to Sunday, and on Monday, October 14 (Thanksgiving Day in Canada).


Ottawa: 576 km
Montréal: 444 km
Québec: 216 km


At the Marine Environment Discovery Centre, explore the teeming life in the Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park, from starfish to the largest marine mammals.

In the company of passionate naturalist guides, admire whales, seals and marine birds from the shore and dive into the fascinating underwater world of the St. Lawrence River.



  • Naturalist guides on site
  • Picnic area with sublime view on the river
  • Equipement rental for diving activities
  • Partially accessible for people with reduced mobility
  • Electric vehicle charging stations

Nearby activities

î Guide service
o Scuba diving
% Whale watching

Services and commodities

3 Assisted wheelchair accessibility
 Pets allowed


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