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Mingan Island Cetacean Study Research Station

378 Bord de la Mer, Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan, Quebec G0G 1V0, Canada
+1 418-949-2845
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A must visit

If traveling the North Shore route, also marked as the Whale route, stopping as this whale... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
mswestlinn2015
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West Linn, Oregon
Awesome team and experience

I've had the pleasure to be part of the team while studying in Biology. I've met wonderful and... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
Sarah-Claude L
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ENGLISH: Come join us at the MICS research station! Whether you just want to find out more about marine mammals in the Gulf of St Lawrence through a guided tour of our beautiful museum by experienced and knowledgeable scientists, or join us for a full day out on the water for a unique wildlife experience, you are all welcome to the Mingan Island Cetacean Study research station. Note: We do not accept children under the age of 12 for our boat trips.
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27 Aug 2017
“A must visit”
24 May 2016
“Awesome team and experience”
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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378 Bord de la Mer, Longue-Pointe-de-Mingan, Quebec G0G 1V0, Canada
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+1 418-949-2845
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

If traveling the North Shore route, also marked as the Whale route, stopping as this whale museum/research center is a must-see. The center features information about the many species of whales that migrate the North Shore from the smallest Minke whale to the largest Blue...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

I've had the pleasure to be part of the team while studying in Biology. I've met wonderful and passionnate people, willing to give all they got for the station. Part of my job was to assist travelers coming with us on expedition to watch the...More

1  Thank Sarah-Claude L
Reviewed 6 August 2015

An absolutely fascinating visit! We took a guided tour through the museum by an extremely knowledgeable guide. The museum is full of neat artifacts and beautiful paintings. We were also given the option to view a short film on whales in the area and visit...More

1  Thank ambmg
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

Well done museum exhibiting the marine mammals of the St. Lawrence. Very knowledgable staff to guide you through, in French and English! Active research station for the whales that visit this area. Take the time to visit!

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