Come and experience the history of Kénogami, formerly the Queen City of paper. A journey on which you will discover the beginnings and the development of the company town founded by Sir William Price.


Exposition permanente - Œuvres sur papier

Works on paper

Permanent exhibition

This exhibition, inaugurated in 2012, tells the story of the thousands of employees who were the artisans of the pulp and paper empire in the mid-twentieth century. Jewel of the Canadian and Quebec economies of the time, the forestry industry not only utilized an incredible quantity of natural resources, but above all relied upon an army of unrelenting and dedicated workers. One day, senior management of Price Brothers launched a project to honour its outstanding employees.

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Paper Empire

Temporary exhibition

The Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region bears the traces of a rich industrial history. The great adventure that is pulp and paper has greatly contributed to shaping our landscape and our identity.

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  • Ville de Saguenay
  • Promotion Saguenay
  • Ministère de la culture, des communications et de la condition féminine
  • Patrimoine Canadien
  • Association touristique régionale du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
  • Réseau muséal et patrimonial du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
  • Corporation de vitalisation de Kénogami
  • Corporation des métiers d'art du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean
  • CAA Québec

Contact Info

1994, rue Price, C.P. 2314
Jonquière (Québec) G7X 7X8

Téléphone : (418) 695-7278
Télécopieur : (418) 695-7172