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Upcoming exhibitions

Pick a Peck of Pumpkins...

Pick a Peck of Pumpkins 

From September 19 to November 1, 2020

The Château Ramezay – Historic Site and Museum of Montréal invites young and old to discover the world of squash with Pick a Peck of Pumpkins, a one-month outdoor exhibition presented free of charge in the Governor’s Garden, September 19 to November 1, 2020. 

Every year, pumpkins dominate autumn, sometimes overshadowing humbler members of the squash family, which have many everyday uses. Look for squash not only at mealtimes, but in beauty products and as percussion instruments and decorative items. Cultivated for over 5,000 years, squash are now native to every continent.

the squash family. A free activity booklet will introduce them to Reddy, the friendly red pumpkin, and his many cousins.  Cucumbers, zucchinis and patty-pan squash join force to help young botanists track down the mystery word!

Someting for the whole family 

With a tour designed specially for them, children will get to meet many members of the squash family. A free activity booklet will introduce them to Reddy, the friendly red pumpkin, and his many cousins. Cucumbers, zucchinis and patty-pan squash join force to help young botanists track down the mystery word!

While the children are off exploring, discover multiple uses for squash by going through the paths in the Governor's Garden. This is the last time this popular exhibition will be presented at the Chateau, so don't miss it!

The Pick a Peck of Pumpkins exhibition originated at the Musée-conservatoire ethnologique de Haute-Provence, Prieuré de Salagon.

Around the Fireplace...

Around the Fireplace...Holiday Traditions 

From November 30 to January 3, 2021

Once again, the Château Ramezay offers visitors a variety of fun during the festive season! Get the family together and re-acquaint yourselves with old-fashioned holiday traditions thanks to our entertaining exhibits and activities! Stock up on memories and stories you can share with family and friends!

Media and Guided Tours

Louise Brazeau, Education and Promotion Coordinator

communications@chateauramezay.qc.ca