Fromagerie du Pied-de-Vent - Raw milk cheese making Économusée

Museum / historic site Region : Îles-de-la-Madeleine City : Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine District : Île Havre aux Maisons

This cottage-industry cheese manufacturer produces the famous Pied-de-Vent, a raw-milk cheese with a lightly washed rind, as well as Tomme des Demoiselles, le Jeune-Coeur, le Cheddar Arseneau and la Crème fraîche des Îles. The cheese factory is a member of the Economuseum Network. Tours last 30 minutes.

Telephone : 418 969-9292


Activities and services


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


  • Boutique / Sales counter

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Full access (Kéroul)


  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french

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Schedules and rates

Open year round