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 Arts2) Complete panorama of art since the 15e century3) 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...more
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.more
When you come to Quebec, you must and and I say a MUST that you try the famous poutine. There is a lot of confusion about who invented this great meal!! Some says it come from Warwick a small town on the south side of the st-lawrence rivers but it seems that the poutine come from Victoriaville! Victoriaville is another small town on the south...more
Simply call the Vic by the person living in joliette!!!This is the party starter...you need to go drink some beers before going out?? Just enter the last « Hotel » (was a place where worker went to have some beer) of joliette.The beer is cheap and it's probably the best tap beer in the world!!!1$ the glass just be yourself and get drunk!!!more
A very large store with a huge parkling lot, open 7 days a week . Fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, wine, beer, meat, fish, fowl in other words all you could ask for in one store,Many tourists and campers stop here on their way north to their cottages or camping sites as it is on the highway 434 FRESH Vegetables and fish They have copetative...more
This year 2004 they had a crop that was much bigger than other years because of the great weather and the many showers which caused the corn to grow to 7ft. high. On Sept. 23rd and 24th they reaped it all. Today Oct. 4th, 2004 they plowed the fields for next years crop. Reaping in the corn. Used to feed the cattle in the winter months. Kept in...more
The belgian got the abbaye beer and we got the Unibroue!!!The Brewery is located in Chambly. You can book to do a tour of the brewery. About Unibroue : Unibroue brews craftsman beers for savouring. They have a unique taste and are brewed using a traditional methods. Our beers are not only different from other beers, but each of our brands is unique...more
This is a dam on the river and it creates a lake back of it where the skating rink ,in winter, starts. Another picture of Jolliette town center. This shows the Assumption River and 'L'Acadamie Antoine Manseau' an International School (other pictures further on in another travelogue)more
The network of 22 km is offer to the cyclist. The Trail give you the chance to see the entire town. The trail is communicating with all the park of the town and as a great attraction the passage of the Inter-rive.
The trail is indicated with a sign.
Equipment: A bike...!!!