Tourisme Charlevoix

Papeterie Saint-Gilles

About

The Papeterie Saint-Gilles, a paper economuseum

The Saint-Gilles paper, handmade in Charlevoix from a cotton base with regional flower inlays, for nearly 60 years, is a unique material for all your creative projects. Learn about the history of this papermill and observe artisans at work. Get some paper, creative material, or a work of art at the shop, attend a workshop, a training course, or a master class on site and visit our new museum tour.

Activities

  • Reconnect with handmade paper tradition in this Québec cultural hotspot, founded in 1965 by Mgr Félix-Antoine Savard. See the artesan shred, press, calender a unique paper to which petals from local flowers are sometimes added. At the boutique, select the paper that will inspire writing, water coloring, binding or opt for a great master’s silkscreen printing or original decorative objects. Paper may be ordered through the online store at www.papeteriesaintgilles.com. Boutique on site and on line.

  • Les artisans vous ouvrent les portes de leur univers. Savourez le moment dans ces lieux enchanteurs. Appréciez l’ampleur du travail accompli. Découvrez le processus de fabrication, de la matière première au produit fini ou de la pratique d’hier à celle d’aujourd’hui, et ce, dans le plus grand respect du patrimoine qu’ils préservent.
    La boutique constitue un point d’arrêt incontournable de votre visite. Elle vous permet de faire perdurer l’expérience en ramenant chez vous un peu, ou beaucoup, du fruit du labeur de l’artisan. Vous participerez ainsi à la perpétuation de ce savoir-faire, à votre façon.

Description

  • Features

    • Animation
    • Totally non-smoking
    • Souvenir shop
  • Services et équipement

    • Air conditioned (shared areas)
    • Nearby parking
  • Booking

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Contact informations

304, rue Félix-Antoine-Savard
Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive (QC)  G0A 3Y0

  418 635-2430
  direction@papeteriesaintgilles.com

Schedule

Ouvert en saison

From June 1 to 24 and from September 3 to October 14

  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Thursday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Friday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Saturday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Sunday

From June 25 to September 2

  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Monday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Tuesday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Wednesday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Thursday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Friday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Saturday
  • 10:00 to 17:00 - Sunday

Payment

  • Visa
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • Cash
  • Debit card

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