Marine Mammal Interpretation Centre (CIMM)

108, rue de la Cale Sèche
Tadoussac (Quebec) Canada
G0T 2A0
Phone:
+418-235-4701
Fax:
+418-235-4325
Email:
pcorbeil@gremm.org

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Explore the world of the whales at the Marine Mammal Interpretation Centre (CIMM) and encounter the skeleton of a sperm whale over 13 m (40 ft) long. Unique videos, sound recordings, games, a skeleton collection and exclusive film screenings in an air-conditioned room provide the perfect complement to a whale-watching excursion. Specialists are available on site to answer your questions. All proceeds from your purchases at the gift shop help the whales. Visit the centre’s garden to admire local flora as well as five life-size sculptures of beluga whales.

Learn how to sing like the whales and come and meet our researchers!

Keep up with current whale news at www.baleinesendirect.org.
 


Opening dates

May 11 to October 25


Schedule

May 11 to June 7: noon to 5 p.m. June 8 to June 14: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 15 to September 20: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. September 21 to October 25: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Cost

$10.50/adult, free for children accompanied by an adult, special rates for groups

Reservations

Recommended for groups; required for off-season visits

Payment methods

  • Visa  Visa
  • MasterCard  MasterCard
  • Interac  Interac
  • Cash  Cash
  • Travelers Cheque  Travelers Cheque

Activities available

Whale Watching
The rocks near the Marine Mammal Observation Centre (CIMM) are a great place to observe minke whales, belugas and seals.
Wildlife Observation
A visit to the Marine Mammal Observation Centre (CIMM) is an excellent introduction to whales and the perfect complement to a whale-watching cruise. Specialists are on site to answer all your questions.
Interpretation Sites
A visit to the Marine Mammal Observation Centre (CIMM) is an excellent introduction to whales and the perfect complement to a whale-watching cruise. Specialists are on site to answer all your questions.
Museums
A visit to the Marine Mammal Observation Centre (CIMM) is an excellent introduction to whales and the perfect complement to a whale-watching cruise. Specialists are on site to answer all your questions.


Services

  • Picnic area
  • Boutique

How to get there

Via Route 138, in the heart of the town of Tadoussac.


Affiliations and distinctions

Affiliation

  • Tourisme Manicouagan

Distinction

  • Silver winner of a Québec Tourism Award (2014)

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