Planet Energy Exhibition

Planet Energy Exhibition
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Planet Energy Exhibition

The Cité de l’énergie’s permanent exhibition, Planet Energy, invites people to become aware of the delicate balance between nature, energy and human society on a planetary scale, thanks to more than 20 interactive stations! It’s a dynamic exhibition that takes a fresh look at the energy and climate issues that are already dominating world news.

Schedules and Rates

la cité de l’énergieSchedules and Rates

Full visit – Science Center and hydroelectric sectorJune 26 to September 26, 2021, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and older

    26$

  • Seniors

    65 years and older

    $25

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $55

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $60

The full visit includes the Science Center and hydroelectric sector.

All rates include taxes

The Science Center visitfrom June 11 to September 25, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and over

    $19

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $44

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $49

The Science Center visit includes the Planet Energy exhibit and multimedia show, the Hydro-Québec observation tower and a visit to the Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum, Canada in the World.

All rates include taxes

complete the experience

Multimedia Show: The Planet Energy Experience

Multimedia Show: The Planet Energy Experience
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Multimedia Show: The Planet Energy Experience

As soon as you enter the room, the enigmatic flight of energy particles will lead you into an immersive multimedia environment where energy is presented as a powerful phenomenon, both mysterious and familiar. Striking and multisensory special effects quickly plunge the spectator into the heart of the Sun, the primary source of Earth’s energy. In this fantastic journey, the spectator will discover new manifestations of energy and their impact on a planetary scale.

Schedules and Rates

la cité de l’énergieSchedules and Rates

Full visit – Science Center and hydroelectric sectorJune 26 to September 26, 2021, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and older

    26$

  • Seniors

    65 years and older

    $25

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $55

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $60

The full visit includes the Science Center and hydroelectric sector.

All rates include taxes

The Science Center visitfrom June 11 to September 25, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and over

    $19

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $44

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $49

The Science Center visit includes the Planet Energy exhibit and multimedia show, the Hydro-Québec observation tower and a visit to the Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum, Canada in the World.

All rates include taxes

complete the experience

la Cité de l’Énergiecomplete the experience

Hydro-Québec Observation Tower

Hydro-Québec Observation Tower
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Hydro-Québec Observation Tower

  • Because of current public health regulations, it is mandatory to wear a mask in the elevator to go up to the tower

You will continue your visit by taking a panoramic elevator to the top of an observation tower built from an old Hydro-Quebec power transmission tower. At 115 meters, it’s the second highest observation tower in Quebec. An evocative symbol of electrical energy, this tower is the trademark of the Cité de l’énergie. You will see the beauty of the Mauricie landscape and the quality of Shawinigan’s urban environment. During this visit, you will discover the history of Shawinigan’s urban and industrial development as well as the built and landscape heritage found within the city boundaries.

Schedules and Rates

La Cité de l’ÉnergieSchedules and Rates

Full visit – Science Center and hydroelectric sectorJune 26 to September 26, 2021, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and older

    26$

  • Seniors

    65 years and older

    $25

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $55

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $60

The full visit includes the Science Center and hydroelectric sector.

All rates include taxes

The Science Center visitfrom June 11 to September 25, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and over

    $19

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $44

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $49

The Science Center visit includes the Planet Energy exhibit and multimedia show, the Hydro-Québec observation tower and a visit to the Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum, Canada in the World.

All rates include taxes

À la carte

From June 26 to September 26, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

* Free for children 5 years old and under accompanied by an adult.

  • Adult

    (13 years and older)

    $15

  • Child

    (6 to 12 years)

    $10

Not applicable for daycare, school groups and day camps.
Prices subject to change without notice

The Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum: Canada in the World

The Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum: Canada in the World
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The Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum: Canada in the World

This historical and political exhibition highlights Canada’s role on the world stage through hundreds of gifts received by the Honourable Jean Chrétien, former Prime Minister of Canada, during his term of office. The exhibit also includes interactive kiosks, video presentations and a physical replica of Mr. Chrétien’s office in Ottawa.

Duration: 30 minutes in full or partial visit, 90 minutes in a self-guided visit.

Schedules and Rates

la cité de l’énergieSchedules and Rates

Full visit – Science Center and hydroelectric sectorJune 26 to September 26, 2021, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and older

    26$

  • Seniors

    65 years and older

    $25

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $55

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $60

The full visit includes the Science Center and hydroelectric sector.

All rates include taxes

The Science Center visitfrom June 11 to September 25, 2022 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • Adults

    18 years and over

    $19

  • Children and adolescents

    6 to 17 years

    $12

  • Children

    5 years and less

    Free

  • Family

    2 adults / 1 child

    $44

  • Family

    2 adults / 2 children

    $49

The Science Center visit includes the Planet Energy exhibit and multimedia show, the Hydro-Québec observation tower and a visit to the Prime Minister Jean Chrétien Museum, Canada in the World.

All rates include taxes

À la carte

from June 26 to September 26, 2021, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Adult

    (18 years and over)

    $10

  • Adoslescent

    (12 to 17 years)

    $10

  • Children

    (0 to 12 years)

    Free

  • Family

    (2 adults / 2 students)

    $30

Crossing to the Hydroelectric Sector

Crossing to the Hydroelectric Sector
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Crossing to the Hydroelectric Sector

To continue your visit to the hydroelectric sector, you will be transported on a tramway-style bus or on one of our pontoons to the entrance of the N.A.C. power plant.

Duration: 10 minutes

Schedules and Rates

la cité de l’énergieSchedules and Rates

Visite complète – Centre de sciences et Secteur hydroélectriquedu 11 juin au 25 septembre 2022 de 10 h à 17 h

  • Adultes

    18 ans et plus

    26$

  • Aînés

    65 ans et plus

    25$

  • Enfants et adolescents

    6 à 17 ans

    12$

  • Enfants

    5 ans et moins

    gratuit

  • Famille

    2 adultes / 1 enfant

    56$

  • Famille

    2 adultes / 2 enfants

    62$

La visite complète comprend la visite du Centre de sciences et du secteur hydroélectrique.

Tous les tarifs incluent les taxes

Visite du Secteur hydroélectrique

  • Adultes

    18 ans et plus

    19$

  • Enfants et adolescents

    6 à 17 ans

    12$

  • Enfants

    5 ans et moins

    Gratuit

  • Famille

    2 adultes/ 1 enfant

    44$

  • Famille

    2 adultes/ 2 enfants

    49 $

La visite du secteur hydroélectrique comprend la visite de la Centrale N.A.C. et la Centrale Shawinigan-2

Tous les tarifs incluent les taxes