Centre d'interprétation de la mine d'or (gold mine interpretation centre)

Several activities await you at the Ruisseau Mining gold mine interpretation center. Learn about panning, an age-old gold mining technique and discover the fascinating history of the site and those who worked there from 1862 to 1960. A mineral exhibit wall explains the rock formation, mineral and gold in the Earth ground. Take the marked pathway, via a suspended footbridge, to access the abandoned gold mine.


  • Tourist signs


  • Seasonal
  • Schedule  July to September.
  • Detailed schedule  June 30 to August 19, Wednesday to Sunday. August 25-26 and Labour Day, weekends. June and after Labour Day, by reservation only.


  • Entrance  free
  • Detailed rates  Fees for activities in search of gold.
  • Group rates available