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Papeterie Saint-Gilles

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Interesting visit to see how paper is made

My wife and I visited in August 2018. Parking space is very limited in front of the building, but... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Ottawa, Canada

We love to stop by some of the roadside boutiques and artisans shops when traveling. For one, it... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
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13 Aug 2018
“Interesting visit to see how paper is made”
15 Sep 2018
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304 Rue Felix Antoine Savard, Saint-Joseph-de-la-Rive, Quebec G0A 3Y0, Canada
+1 418-635-2430
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

They happily showed us the film in English about how they painstakingly make their paper by hand. Lovely displays.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

My wife and I visited in August 2018. Parking space is very limited in front of the building, but more space is available across the road at the Maritime Museum. We were greeted in English and the space was explained to us. We watched a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

I drove 2 hours to go and was told to move my car. It was next to the building but a car could still pass by easily. A woman came out and told me to move to the museum across the street. The problem was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

We love to stop by some of the roadside boutiques and artisans shops when traveling. For one, it gives us a chance to stretch the legs, but more importantly, it allows us to chat with the locals, which gives us a better feel for the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank GlobetrotterSH
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This little paper mill is very interesting, he makes his own paper right there at the mill. Very impressive.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We spent about 30 minutes in this museum and store. The "guide" showed us a 10 minute video explaining the paper making process and then showed us around the actual paper making operation. Paper is made in batches, so they were not making any at...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank TanyaRad
Reviewed 9 August 2015

On walking into what we thought was a store we discovered it was also a museum. We watched a 7 minute video on the process of paper-making and were then walked through part of their production area before being left to browse the store and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Seabird21
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Part of the new "economuseum" which I believe is just a word for "We're a store but get a tax break by having something labeled a museum" ... We did not really get a "visit", more of a "This is paper, we make it in...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Cedric G
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

I was very impressed with this place. A nice stables mentioned with a workshop to demonstrate how they make the paper. Very nice people inside and bilingual! I would have liked to see more paper variety to purchase as most of the merchandise appealed to...More

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