Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site

Located in the charming Compton village, 20 km from Sherbrooke, Louis S. St. Laurent National Historic Site recalls the life of the former Prime Minister of Canada (1948-1957) and the history of the Eastern Townships. In the authentic general store held by his father, discover the way of life of the rural people at the turn of the 20th century. Visit his birthplace complete with the family’s possessions. A multimedia show highlights his life and works.

Access for people with restricted physical ability

  • Entirely accessible
  • Tourist and leisure companion


  • Seasonal
  • Schedule  Late June to late September.


  • Entrance  with fee
  • Detailed rates  Adult: $3.90. Child (6-16 yrs): $1.90. 0-5 yrs old: free. Senior: $3.40. Family package (2 adults and 2 children): $9.80. Subject to change without notice.
  • Group rates available