CITÉ DE L'OR
Located in Val-d'Or, this historic mining village, complete with a real mine, buildings and authentic equipment, is worth its weight in gold! Become a miner for a day and enjoy a unique experience in a real mine as you go 91 metres (300 feet) underground.
In addition to this underground experience, you can visit the ground facilities, including the analysis laboratory, where you will be introduced to ore processing. Come discover this mine's history with the exhibition "De l'Or plein les veines." Different professions will be presented and you'll feel the unique sensation experienced during drilling. Explore the Bourlamaque Mining Village with its log homes that are still inhabited and visit the historic house.
With an audioguided tour, you can explore this village with a living past and learn a bit more about its history. It is also possible to take part in a geocaching rally and discover geocaches with a GPS.