|Musée de la civilisation|
Archeological conferences and historical talks
Attend talks by recognized experts who make history approachable (In French only)
Garden of discovery (courtyard)
Two salesmen, who had recently landed in Québec City, will show you their wonderful discoveries, such as barometer, thermometer, astronomical telescope, lightning conductor, magic lantern.
Public Speaking Contest (courtyard)
Public speaking contests were very popular in the days of New France. Now the art of public speaking is back for these verbal jousts. Enjoy as gifted rhetoricians clash in the categories of town crier, debate, and storytelling. Better yet—enter yourself!