QC: Lachine Fur Trade Museum : National Historic Sites
Resources listed in Courage & Conquest will excite the imagination about the Fur Trade, from the first voyage of the Nonsuch to voyageurs and winterers.
Pierre meets with the other voyageurs as they gather gear to head upriver to gather furs to bring back to the Montreal markets. Imagination and story will capture your kids minds with this living book to enhance your visit to the Lachine Fur Trade Museum.
Enter the 1803 stone warehouse and step into the vibrant fur trade era hrough the lives of voyageurs. Imagine bales of pelts, stacked crates of goods and barrels of provisions. In the air there is the distinct smell of beaver pelts - the most coveted of the furs brought out of the wilderness.
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