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Albert Gilles Copper Art & Museum

7450 Boulevard Sainte-Anne, Chateau Richer, Quebec G0A 1N0, Canada
+1 418-824-4224
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US$46.10*
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Half-Day Trip to Montmorency Falls and Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré from Quebec
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7450 Boulevard Sainte-Anne, Chateau Richer, Quebec G0A 1N0, Canada
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+1 418-824-4224
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting place which is run by an old family. The father of this family was a very talented artist and there is a collection of 50 carved panels of the life of Christ. You can watch a small demonstration of how the copper...More

Thank HeleneUSA1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous place! What gorgeous jewelry! Notwithstanding the amazing copper doors and other art effects.According to brochures, "This art studio was founded 88 years ago by a genuine artisan, Albert Giles, whose family has created exclusive copper works and architectural pieces for clients around...More

2  Thank MaryannF650
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Our group watched a demonstration on creating a design on copper from one of the owners. We were then able to make our own small design to take along with us. We were also able to explore the various works done by the owner and...More

1  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Our visit was a stop on our cruise ship excursion in Quebec. The founder of the establishment crafted the copper doors at the nearby Basilica of Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré. He spent 15 years crafting the life of Christ in hand-wrought silver panels which are on display. I...More

1  Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Our tour made a short visit here where one of Albert Gilles daughters' showed us how her father worked with copper. The daughters and their mother still do copper artwork. If you desire you can pay to work with a small square of copper. There...More

1  Thank Luv2hikejulie
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Unless you really love copper, this was not that great of a stop. There are some nice pieces and the group I was with was given the chance to work a piece of copper, but overall, not very impressive.

Thank shannon b
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I visited here on a school tour in May 2017. We were taught about the history of the family company and how copper art is made. After a little instruction, we were able to make our own copper art as a souvenir. Also had a...More

Thank BlueCheese940303
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I went with a high school group. Loved this place and the history. I never thought about copper before. I loved the family history. Great place for a tour. I enjoyed how they explain the way you work with copper and getting the chance to...More

Thank rondaholler
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I have never been to a copper works and art gallery before - I hadn't realised how much copper is mined in Canada and hadn't previously given a thought to how copper work is done. This family run business is a treasure trove - you...More

Thank VirgoLady19
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Bring your credit card because they have a stack of quality stuff, although it's not cheap. Ask around for the family history with the religious works - it's fascinating.

Thank Keith T
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