the world of the
Ursuline sisters were much more than women dedicated to prayer. They were
In 1697, the Ursuline Sisters founded the first school for young girls and the first hospital in Trois-Rivières. This community of religious women inhabited the monastery for more than 300 years until their departure in 2019.
Take the time to explore
Our personalized tours provide you with a unique opportunity to truly immerse yourself in the history of the site.
Museums at half price
Purchase the Museums Pass and discover the best of Trois-Rivières! You’ll get access to 15 museums, including:
The Musée Pop and the Old Prison
Les Forges du Saint-Maurice
and of course the Musée des Ursulines!
Available at the tourist information bureau, from each participating museum, and online.
Visitors who have been moved by their visit
Thank you for the explanation, enjoyed the visit very much.
Thank you for the great visit, especially to our english-speaking chapel guide!
A great piece of Quebec’s history. I hope it remains intact for future generations.
Interesting knowing the rules and daily life of boarders and the dedication of the sister’s.
A beautiful interactive tour. I got goosebumps. Very knowledgeable and kind tour guide.