Explore one of North America’s most beautiful underwater environments! Take part in interpretive programs and watch the whales from the shore. Visit the exhibition to discover what lives in the Marine Park. Follow the divers live on a big screen or take the plunge yourself.

Visiting with young children? Explore with Club Parka!

The Club Parka booklet invites kids to explore, learn and have fun! Once activities are completed, they'll receive a reward! The booklets are available on site.

Learn more about Parka and download other activities!

Getting here

41, rue des Pilotes
Les Escoumins QC G0T 1K0
Plan your visit

Hours of operation

Closed for the season
The site will reopen to the public on June 16, 2018.
Complete schedule


Free admission for youth in 2018.
Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Contact us

Telephone: 418-235-4414
Email: info.marinepark@pc.gc.ca

A diver under the water, letting bubbles escape.

St. Lawrence live!

Take control of an underwater mission in the Saguenay–St. Lawrence Marine Park. Follow divers through sound and high-definition, live-streaming images.

Sites nearby

  • A guide interpreter holds a starfish while a young girl touches it carefully with her fingers.
    Cap-de-Bon-Desir Interpretation and Observation Centre

    Observe whales, seals and marine birds from the shore. During the summer, take part in activities related to the marine fauna. Tour the exhibition to learn about the history of the lighthouse and its keepers.

  • Pointe-Noire Interpretation and Observation Centre

    From atop Pointe-Noire, admire the sheer cliffs of the Saguenay Fjord and beautiful Tadoussac Bay. In the summer, a whale could surface at any time. Visit the exhibition and talk to a guide to learn more about this fascinating place.

  • Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve

    The first word that springs to mind at the mention of the Mingan Archipelago is “remote”. Far from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, Mother Nature enchants with limestone sculptures, prolific marine and bird life, and the seductive sound of the sea.

  • Pointe-au-Père Lighthouse National Historic Site

    The Pointe-au-Père navigational aid station, among the most important in Canada, helps us better understand the complexity of the St. Lawrence River and the role played by its lighthouse, one of the tallest in the country.