La Maison du Héron

  Art gallery & boutique. Archaeological, paleontological (fossiles) and conchological(seashells) exhibition centre. There is also objects of decorative art, paintings and photography from Helene Chevarie and seal fur products from Rachel Drouin (mitain, hat, scarve, slippers, etc.)   Watercolors, pastels, oil & acrylic paintings, gemstone of the Islands, polished seashell and real seaglass jewelry, bone and mammal sculpture and driftwood artworks. Sea treasures candles and artwork, many gift ideas, greeting cards and thick printed poster ready to frame.    Member of the Visual Arts and Handicrafts Circuit since 16 years.    

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1757, route 199
Pointe-aux-Loups, G4T 8B3
(Quebec, Canada)

Phone : 418 969-4819Phone : 418 969-4819

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    Visual Arts and HandicraftsBienvenue cyclistes !

General information

Managers Hélène Chevarie
Island Pointe aux Loups Island
Nearest Beach Pointe-aux-Loups Beach
Distance from the beach 0 km
We speak Français, English
Additional Information
  • Partially accessible to persons with a physical impairment
Payment methods accepted

Partner establishments

  • Arrimage, Corporation culturelle des Îles-de-la-Madeleine
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    Arrimage, Corporation culturelle des Îles-de-la-Madeleine

    Arrimage's mission is to facilate working in partnership, supporting and planning development in the area of arts and culture, consulting and representing artists and cultural organisations and promoting their works. Go to Arrimage's Internet site, you'll find the culturel program calender and artists descriptions. Photo : "La maison bleue - Butte ronde",  Marco Lepage  (Arrimage art collection )

  • Autobus Les Sillons
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    Autobus Les Sillons

    Winner of the Gold Medal for tourist services in the 2010 and 2009 National Grands Prix du tourisme, we are the ultimate reference for sightseeing tours on the Islands. Our dynamic team will introduce you to the most exclusive and unique spots on the Islands. Bus, minibus rental, bike shuttle. Winner of Les Grands Prix du tourisme 2011 - Tourist services and 2006, 2007- transport & travel.

  • Autobus M.A. Poirier
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    Autobus M.A. Poirier

    Guided tour of the Magdalen Islands Our company win the Tourism Grands Prix award * Touristic service. We are the a must to start and enjoy your stay on our beautiful islands. Our novel package tour mix with our talented and skilled "Madelinot" guide will make you discover our islands and leave you with a unforgettable and unique experience. Joined us to our small groups for a customized service ! Our mission: Make you discover Magdalen Islands in a special way ! You want to smell the salty air, enjoy our warm sandy beach, soak in the culture and the charm of our islands. We want you to experience how colorful are the islands as much as the people that live on it. ***Shuttle service from the cruise boat available under request. Itinerary Sunday, Monday and Tuesday Sunday • Reception and information session with M.A. Poirier team • Demonstration of blowing glass at Atelier Iso • Scenic drive: L'Étang-du-Nord lighthouse and Belle Anse site • Visit to La Mi-Carême workshop museum • Lunch at Café d'chez nous • Free time at La Côte (main attractions: Le Flâneur art gallery, fishing port, boutiques) • Evening performance by Tante Emma (french only) Monday • Visitof the Lavernière church, second-largest wooden church in North America • Visit of the Site d'Autrefois cultural site (french only) • Scenic drive: Bassin, La Montagne, L'Étang-des-Caps • Visit of La Baraque art gallery (french only) • Lunch at Auberge Chez Denis à François • Visit of the Musée de la Mer (Sea Museum) • Free time at La Grave, historic site • Visit of Les Artisans du Sable workshop museum • Evening show with a Madelinot performing artist (french only) Tuesday • Visit to the Mines Seleine's Interpretation Center • Visit of the Veteran Musuem and Memorial park of Grosse-Île, Islands' English-speaking community • Lunch at Auberge La Salicorne • Free time at Old Harry (Main attractions: La Maison du Potier studio-boutique and photographing the landscape) Fromagerie and free time at beach

  • Centre d'interprétation Mines Seleine
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    Centre d'interprétation Mines Seleine

    We can see it, touch it and taste it. We can find it on the ground, underground, in the sea, in some lakes and rivers and also...on all tables. More than just a seasonning, it's essential to our survival...SALT. Mines Seleine's interpretation Center is proud to present the Salt Essentiel exhibit. A fascinating exhibit for the whole family by the Musée de la Civilisation of Quebec in collaboration with the Musee des Natures et des Sciences. Cost: 0-6 years old : Free - 6 to 16 years old : $5 - Adult: $6 - 55 and older: $5.

  • CFIM - Radio communautaire
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    CFIM - Radio communautaire

    The sound of the Sea, your Island's Radio!   Local community radio airing : 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, focusing on local news, interview and musical content with différent community announcements. Mostly French except for a daily hour of English broadcasting (6:00 to 7:00). Office schedule: Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to noon & 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm

  • Concours de Châteaux de Sable des Îles de la Madeleine
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    Concours de Châteaux de Sable des Îles de la Madeleine

    On Havre-Aubert beach (Sandy Hook), come and build your best sand castle. There are different catégories for the whole family. For 2015, it will be 7-8-9 august. For information call us at 418-986-6863. In case of bad weather, the contest will be postponed to Sunday. Join us on Facebook!

  • Croisières CTMA
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    Croisières CTMA

    For more than 10 years, CTMA has been offering the one and only cruise to the Îles de la Madeleine from Montréal between mid-June to late September. During this one-week cruise, the beauty of the St. Lawrence River will be revealed to you alternating between moments of relaxation, various activities and a range of gastronomic delights; you will discover the archipelago's breathtaking seascapes, with a 3-day stay. The discovery of Chandler and its surroundings and of Old Québec City are also on the program. To correspond to your liking, we offer the following packages: Taste, Art & Culture and Cycling & Outdoors. A cruise aboard the CTMA Vacancier is most certainly the best way to connect with the Islands.

  • Galerie d'art La Baraque
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    Galerie d'art La Baraque

    We aim at offering you the excellence in art and propose you a selection of quality works. Discover the alabaster of Islands by the sculptures of Daniel Renaud and Sébastien Renaud, sculptors father and son. Travel(browse) our archipelago thanks to the magnificent paintings of the painters Annie Morin, Hélène Charland, Joanne Ouellet, Maryse Proulx, Diane Boilard. We also have Marc Martel's bronzes, the sculptures of metal of Annie Morin, the work of the fur of Rachel Drouin's seal, and signed caskets André Dorais. We thus propose you, a cultural stopping place rich in passion, in color and in quality. Come and see us In May, June and September: from Monday to Friday of 10 am till 5 pm. In July and August: from Monday to Saturday from 10 am till 6 pm. In october, november, december, January and febulary: by call Outside our regular hours of opening, it will please us to receive you by appointment, 418-937-5678 house and workshop(studio) / 418 937 6099 cellular Member of the Circuit of visual arts and art professions several artists members of council of the art professions of Quebec


Dates and opening hours

From 12 to September 30, 2016

Sunday to friday :
13:00 à 17:30
Saturday :
10:00 à 17:30