L'Épopée de Capelton - Mines Capelton

Museum / historic site Region:Eastern Townships City : North Hatley

On the site of the old Capelton mines, visit an amazing museum, and enjoy a rich and varied experience! Wind your way through the underground galleries that were dug by candlelight with picks and shovels in 1863. Explore the exterior of the mine as part of an original excursion, the Tour du prospecteur (prospector's tour). See the mine from a different viewpoint during a night visit (underground legends, tales and concerts). Lastly, check out the outdoor fitness trail - accessible to the youngest members of your party - and make your visit an unforgettable family adventure!

  5800, ch. Capelton (rte 108), North Hatley, Québec, Canada, J0B 2C0
1 888 346-9545 Toll free
819 346-9545

Activities and services


  • Outdoor activities on premises
  • Day camps / Educational camps
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Internet access : free wireless
  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Banquet, meeting, conference room
  • Theatre/auditorium

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Tourist signs (blue)

Rental services

  • Specialized equipment for children rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Restaurant on premises
  • Picnic area


  • Not accessible (Kéroul)


  • Special activities
  • Entertainment
  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

Schedules and rates

May 19, 2018 - October 8, 2018 (Approximate dates)