Le Fumoir d'antan - Hard smoked herring Économusée

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

In the exceptional decor of the curing shops, discover the origins of a traditional savoir-faire: smoking herring. Personal accounts, demonstrations, photographs and objects recount how herring is processed and how this industry has evolved. Also, don't miss the remarkable sight of thousands of fish hung in preparation for smoking.

  27, ch. du Quai , Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada, G4T 5M1
418 969-4907

Activities and services


  • Tasting
  • Self-guided tours
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Boutique / Sales counter

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Not accessible (Kéroul)


  • Entertainment
  • Reservations required
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

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Schedules and rates

April 1, 2019 - November 29, 2019 (Approximate dates)

Approximate schedule