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 in the basilica, on the same site.


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, 2017 - September 30, 2017 (Approximate dates)