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Tour d'observation Hydro-Québec- La Cité de l'énergie Learn


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From atop the observation tower, once part of a Hydro-Québec steel tower, you'll enjoy a spectacular view of Shawinigan and its surrounding areas. At 115 meters high, it is the second highest tower in Quebec. Zoom to the summit in a panoramic elevator.
This steel tower, symbolizing electrical energy, quickly became the landmark of Cité de l'énergie. Contemplate the beautiful landscapes of La Mauricie and the quality of urban lifestyle in Shawinigan.
For more activities at La Cité de l'énergie, click here. Please note that you need reservations for some activities.

Date of operation

From June to September


Services on site

  • Public bathrooms
  • Terrace
  • Free on-site parking
  • On-site bus parking
  • Tourist signage
  • Guided group tours
  • Guided tours
  • Conference room
  • Dining room
  • Free entry for disabled individuals’ companions who have a Tourist and Leisure Companion Sticker
  • Snack bar
  • Boutique
  • Electric charging stations
  • Bar
  • Elevator
  • Picnic areas
  • Adapted accessibility

Activities on site

  • Sightseeing tour
  • Educational tour
  • Show
  • Bicycle path
  • Museum

Contact Information

1000, avenue Melville, Shawinigan
G9N 6T9

Toll free: 866 900-2483
Phone: 819 536-8516
Fax: 819 536-2982

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