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About Trois-Rivières

Pont Laviolette
  • First major city in Quebec to be named Cultural Capital of Canada by Canadian Heritage
  • Second oldest French-speaking city in North America (founded in 1634)
  • One of the three historical districts along the Chemin du Roy
  • A St. Lawrence River port of call for international cruises
  • Lac St-Pierre Biosphere Reserve (UNESCO site)
  • Downtown area recognized world-wide for its festivals
  • World Poetry Capital