Rapides-Farmer Generating Station

2740 Saint-Louis St., Gatineau (Québec), Canada

In summer, discover the heritage of the Rapides-Farmer power station, located a few kilometres from downtown Gatineau and in operation since 1927. You’ll be fascinated by the history, the hydroelectric facilities and the enchanting setting of this river-run power station. Free admission. IMPORTANT NOTE: Visitors age 18 and over must present official photo ID to tour the facility. Not recommended for children under 2. Flat, closed shoes are mandatory. Space is limited; reservations are required.


  • Free parking

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