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Musée d’histoire
de Sherbrooke

Accredited private archive center

 

Our exhibitions

Mémoire de Sherbrooke

June 27, 2019

Permanent Exhibitions, Andrée-Désilets room

Sherbrooke’s memories

A different perspective on Sherbrooke’s history through the accounts of those who dreamt of, chose, lived in, and built the city.

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April 21, 2021 - October 04, 2020

Temporary Exhibition, American-Biltrite room

Scandal and prejudice

Scandal – The word brings to mind several different meanings linked to social norms, breaking these norms, community spirit, and maintaining stability and the established order.

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Exposition virtuelle

To your machines!

To your machines! depicts the broad lines of Sherbrooke’s industrial history and goes beyond factory life to paint a portrait of its inhabitants during this pivotal time.

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News

11 July 2020

150 years of urban history: long live the holidays!

During the 1880s, Petit Lac Magog in the Sherbrooke region became a prime holiday destination for the Francophone bourgeoisie. Several families built plush cottages in the area. However, an alternative was soon required to cater to the needs of holidaymakers who were passing though. As a result, Hôtel Gosselin opened in 1893. It was renamed Lake Park Hotel in 1912.

Passeport pour les vacances

Your stories,
our images

Discover the digital collection

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