The “Spirits and saints” package introduces you to some aspects of the Huron-Wendat’s spiritual philosophy and religion through the centuries. Through Huron-Wendat’s founding myth “The Legend of Aatentsic, the Fallen Woman”, you will be presented their cosmogony by a guide. At the Ekionkiestha’ national longhouse, you will then learn about animism through some of its most important concepts, like the significance of the Circle. At the Notre-Dame-de-Lorette church, you will see the changes brought by Christianism along with a few important figures, like saint Kateri Tekakwitha, the only aboriginal saint of North America.
This activity lasts 2 hours and 30 minutes, is available for groups only and includes:
- Visit of the Ekionkiestha’ national longhouse with emphasis on myths, tales, rituals, celebrations and ceremonies;
- Visit of the Notre-Dame-de-Lorette church;
- In-depth visit of the permanent exhibition of the museum;
- A souvenir of your passage.
For a group of 10 persons and more (reservation only)
Also offered for school groups.
*Possibility to create your own package “à la carte” with other activities
For reservation: (418) 847-0624 ext. 6003
For our price list, see our price and schedule page.