The Saint Marguerite d'Youville Shrine

Religious building and site Region: Montérégie City : Varennes

Located on the shores of the St. Lawrence River, near a bike path, this sanctuary is dedicated to the first Canadian saint. A permanent exhibition tells her story and the extent and importance of her deeds. Visitors can meditate in the funeral chapel where the saint, born in Varennes, was laid to rest.

Telephone : 450 652-2441


Activities and services


  • Multimedia/slide shows/videos/movies
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Boutique / Sales counter

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Parking for buses

Schedules and rates

June 18, 2016 - September 30, 2016