The Vieux presbytère de Batiscan that has been opening its doors for more than 200 years. Built in 1816, this old presbytery is an architectural wonder retaining all its authenticity. Classified Heritage site, it is now a witness to our ancestors’ lives.
Planning a group excursion? The Vieux presbytère de Batiscan offers customized packages for all kinds of groups, as well as educational activities for little ones and grown-ups alike. Childcare centre, primary and secondary schools, day camp, tour operator, etc.
Take advantage during the guided tour to learn more about priest Fréchette’s life – priest at Batiscan between 1843 & 1875, as well as Adeline, his housekeeper. Then, do an activity: butter churning, preserves making, creating art. The architecture aficionados can tour the building From the cave to the attic (De la cave au grenier) with Albert Roch Décary, an engineer.