Museum of Arts
The museum of art of Joliette have a collection of 8000 works since the 1940.
There is three space permanent space for the collection:
1) Religious Arts
2) Complete panorama of art since the 15e century
3) The history of the museum.
You will find works from : Jan van Scorel, Auguste Rodin, Alfred Laliberté, Marc-Aurèle de Foy Suzor-Côté, Paul-Émile Borduas, Alfred Pellan, Jean-Paul Riopelle, Yves Gaucher, Michael Snow, Guido Molinari, Claude Tousignant, George Segal, Arman and Keith Sonnier.
There is guided tour in french and english.
- Museum Visits
- Arts and Culture
PLAY hOUSE OR THEATER
Go to Joliette. Visit the SALLE ROLLAND BRUNELLE in the center of town on the banks of the Assumption River and attached to the COLLEGE next to the Cathedral
There is always a show scheduled featuring a famous Quebec Singing Star or a comedian or play. Example I saw 'CELINE DION' sing here when she was just starting out.
- Family Travel
A cegep can be call college CEGEP is a typical quebec word. This cegep is one of the oldest building of the north shore of montreal. It's very impressive to go walk trought the old part. There are 2 parts the new and the old. The new is for the courses and the old is for the administration.
The Municipal Swimming Pool
An excellent swimming pool in the heart of town, at the start of a huge park, football Fields, walking and bike path along the Assumption River with boat dock and facilities such as , canoe and kayak rental, an-interpretation center for conservation of the river and the fish in it etc. A snack bar and rest rooms, a change room for skaters in winter. There are bench's all along the path where you can rest and watch the ducks or boats go by.
- Family Travel
The Place Bourget
This is the place that all the farmers came to sell their products. Today you can find some farmer's products every week-end!!!