Located at the dock in Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Exploramer is an activity centre showcasing the marine environment of the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Explore the local marine life through an aquarium park, a museum, sea excursions, a fish harvesting activity, the Smarter Seafood program and... Discover the sea! 

1 Rue du Quai, Sainte-Anne-des-Monts, Québec G4V 2B6

Phone: 418 763-2500




La Mer à boire is a lunch counter with patio serving a vast selection of Smarter Seafood certified products, comforting soups, fresh baked croissants, local beers and espresso coffee.  Open June 1st to August 31 2019. Free Wi-Fi.

In 2009, Exploramer introduced Smarter Seafood certification for sound management of marine resources. The program encourages restaurants and fish markets to offer their customers some of the many lesser-known edible species found in the St. Lawrence to foster the sustainability of the fishery and protect its biodiversity. Capacity: 80 seats inside and 20 seats outside.

June 1st to August 31, 2019


Aquarium. Touch pools. Museum exhibits. Bilingual guided tours. Fish harvesting activity (at the time of low tide).  Sea excursions: “Discover the St. Lawrence” (11 a.m. and 3 p.m.) and “A Laboratory at Sea” (1:30 p.m). Activity: Taste it!

Day camp: The Masked Porpoise Squad is a scientific day camp for children from 6 to 11 years old. It is offered every Monday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m (June 28 to Agust 16, 2019). Reservations required.

Sea souvenir shop with Gaspésian handicrafts and a wide range of books.

June 1st to October 6, 2019 9 a.m. to 5 p.m

Membership: ATR Gaspésie, Fourchette bleue, Société des musées québécois

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