Museum’s mission


The mission of the Musée maritime du Québec is to inform visitors and heighten their awareness of the history and maritime heritage of Quebec through means that promote, disseminate, educate, preserve and explore.

This vibrant, open and welcoming museum cultivates, through its activities, lasting ties with its end users, members and partners.


The Musée maritime du Québec strives to be a benchmark museum for understanding Quebec’s history and maritime heritage.


All activities at the museum are based on excellence, humanism, dedication, ethics and fairness, from its daily management to relations with visitors and museum partners.