Site historique maritime de la Pointe-au-Père / Musée Empress of Ireland

Attractions and Activities

The Empress of Ireland Museum welcomes you in a brand new expanded and immersive exhibition space! While passing through four major zones, you will discover the history of this steamship: the diving expeditions to the wreck, the testimony of passengers and their descendants, its terrible sinking in 1914 which made 1 012 victims in only 14 minutes, along with objects from the past attesting to life on board and to the construction of the ship in 1906. A multisensory show will immerse you into the atmosphere of its last voyage. 
Spring 2018, February 7th to June 8th (Wednesday until Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm.

Summer schedule : June 9th to October 8th, 7 days week from 9 am to 6 pm.

Ticket booth closes at 5 pm
Average visit: 1 hour
See the website for rates
Picnic tables and boat play structure.
No pets allowed.
Memberships and Honours
1000, rue du Phare
G5M 1L8
Tel.: 418 724-6214
Fax: 418 721-0815
Partially accessible to persons with reduced mobility