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The Conseil du patrimoine culturel du Québec is launching a new publication on protected heritage for 100 years

The Conseil du patrimoine culturel du Québec is launching a new publication on protected heritage for 100 years

News - November 30th, 2022

The year 2022 marks the centenary of the adoption of the first law protecting heritage in Quebec: the Law relating to the conservation of monuments and works of art having historical or artistic interest,…

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Newsletter Volume 22, Number 3

Newsletter Volume 22, Number 3

News - November 30th, 2022

We are pleased to announce the launch of our brand new newsletter. Good reading!

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Should we save all the churches?

Should we save all the churches?

News - November 29th, 2022

Over the past five years, 25 churches have fallen under the peak of demolishers in Quebec, and more disappearances are to be expected. What to do with these century-old buildings, located in the heart…

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Walk to the cemetery

Walk to the cemetery

News - November 22nd, 2022

If it seems unavoidable to stop at the Père-Lachaise cemetery when you travel to Paris or to stroll through the cemeteries-gardens of the major American cities where you stay, why, in Quebec, do…

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At the monastère des Augustines, one church can hide another

At the monastère des Augustines, one church can hide another

News - November 21st, 2022

Notre-Dame-des-Anges is the oldest church in Canada, preserved since its construction in 1671. However, recent analyzes carried out in the framework of its roof suggest that it could be even older than…

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Urban heritage meeting in a different way

Urban heritage meeting in a different way

News - November 16th, 2022

Passerelles, Entremise and the Canada Research Chair in Urban Heritage are pleased to invite you to its Rendez-vous du patrimoine urbain otherwise held at Espace Ville Autre. These events, which take…

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Do not throw away steeples with holy water

Do not throw away steeples with holy water

News - November 15th, 2022

The roof of the church is leaking, the front steps need to be redone, heating costs are prohibitive. One fine morning, the parish factory wakes up and sees no other option but to shut down. Read Nathalie…

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