Guided Tours

Guided Tours

A French territory

The influence of French architecture
With its French institutions and urban design in a North-American setting, the city of Saint-Pierre is unique. This tour will help you understand the city and its mix of architectural traditions.

Departure from the Visitor Information Center and arrival at the Arche Museum

Saint-Pierre
L'Arche Musée et Archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

Architecture and Heritage

Historical tour of the city
A loop through the city’s old districts to discover the various key themes that run through Saint-Pierre’s history and heritage: fishing, housing, the different types of architecture, fires and prohibition.

Departure and arrival at the Arche Museum

Saint-Pierre
L'Arche Musée et Archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

Frenchi's Tours

The Frenchi's Tours are guided tours adapted to your personal taste. You will have to chose between several packages which propose tour of the island, nature discovery, shopping accompanying and BBQ or wine tasting. You will find all you wish for!
See the various packages

Saint-Pierre
508 55 69 13

Ile-aux-Marins

Pioneers island

Outside the port of Saint-Pierre, Ile-aux-Marins, buffeted by winds and waves, long witnessed the fate of a community of fishermen and pioneers. The remnants of the intense human activity undertaken by the inhabitants, who often faced harsh living conditions, can be observed by visiting the wharf, the cemetery, the gravel-strewn landscape, the gardens and the school.

The guided tour is leaving from Saint-Pierre.

Saint-Pierre
L'Arche Musée et Archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

Les Zigotos : Dory Tour

The Zigotos are a group of friends fascinated by the dories, traditional boats of our archipelago.

Embark with our captain and ship’s boy for a unique trip ! Whether in the « St Etienne » listed historical monument, the « 2 Pierre » and its original design, or « Larry », the youngest member of the fleet in Basque colors, you will live an out of the ordinary and exotic experience.

Book online on SPM Easy Stay

Saint-Pierre
"atelier père Pierre" rue du 11 novembre
05-08-55-41-04

Prohibition
Fraudulent Alcohol and Providential Trade

1922, Saint-Pierre : a legendary Rum-Runner arrives in an empty harbour, hit by the recession since the beginning of the 20th century. This would be the starting point of an unexpected and salutary prosperity. Between North-American bans and French interests, dive at the heart of alcohol smuggling !

Departure from l'Arche and arrival at the Museum Héritage.

Saint-Pierre
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

Saint-Pierre, fishing port

Fish and men
From the arrival of its first inhabitants, the city of Saint-Pierre and its coastline were developed around fishing. From the shore to the downtown area, this visit explains the history and workings of this industry which played a key role in all aspects of local life.

Departure and arrival at the Arche Museum

Saint-Pierre
Musée Arche et archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

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Saint-Pierre
3 rue des écoles
(+508) 55 55 53

The cemetery

Searching for our ancestors
Through its various graves—some of which are unusual—Saint-Pierre’s cemetery evokes the history of its people. This tour tells of the origins of the inhabitants, the reasons they settled here and the tragic events and wars that often cost them their lives.

Saint-Pierre
L'Arche Musée et Archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

Tour of the island of Saint-Pierre in a minivan

If you’re an explorer at heart, le Caillou Blanc offers you a short guided visit of the island, its city and its scenery aboard a minivan. This tour, which can be reserved in advance or, depending upon availability, the same day, can be tailored to fit your interests: Jean-Claude and Maryvonne will be happy to advise you!

Saint-Pierre
Le Caillou Blanc
2 Rue du Maine
508 55 74 22

Traditional housing

From basement to attic
A fascinating visit where you’ll learn about the houses of Saint-Pierre: their characteristics and how they evolved over time. You’ll discover how the lifestyle and needs of the people, as well as the setting, impacted Saint-Pierre’s architecture through the years.

Departure and arrival at the Arche Museum

Saint-Pierre
L'Arche Musée et Archives
Rue du Onze novembre
508 41 04 35

History and heritage - Miquelon

At the heart of the village
A few remote houses set on a bank of pebbles and the ocean as far as the eye can see: that’s Miquelon! A village that seems so peaceful …and yet!
Discover the fascinating history of this little community by visiting its many landmarks, including the museum, the wharf and the church.

Starts and ends at the Miquelon Tourist Information Center

Miquelon,Langlade
MNE
Place des Ardilliers
508 41 61 87

Village and landscapes

Along the shipwreck trail
Take off on an adventure along the roads of Miquelon-Langlade and discover the riches of these islands, where people learned to adapt despite the harsh climate and where the sea—alternatively beautiful and violent—could either sustain or destroy, depending on its mood. Formerly the backdrop of much hard work, some sites are vacation resorts today.
An unforgettable experience awaits you.

Starts and ends at the Miquelon Tourist Information Center.

*Book at least one day prior.

Miquelon,Langlade
MNE
Place des Ardilliers
+508 41 61 87

Bus tour of the island of Saint-Pierre

Installed comfortably aboard a coach specially designed for guided tours, come and discover the history, geography, culture and population of Saint-Pierre and its surroundings thanks to the commentary of our guides who love their island and are perfectly bilingual.

Tourisme Roulet is a family-run company that has been providing visitors to Saint-Pierre since 1985. They offer two types of tours:
The Regular Tours of the island of Saint-Pierre:
- Duration 80 minutes
- Guided driving through the narrow streets of the city, countryside and coastline
- Our history of the 16th century, legacy of our ancestors and daily life on the archipelago
- 2 photo stops

The Golden Age of Prohibition Tours:
- Duration 90 minutes
- Guided driving through the narrow streets of the city and the coast
- Anecdotes, local stories and a tour of the key places of great fishing and prohibition
- 2 photo stops

508 41 44 81

CENTRE D’INFORMATION TOURISTIQUE
SAINT-PIERRE

Près de la Place du Général de Gaulle
BP 4208 - CP 97500 - Saint-Pierre
Phone:+508 41 02 00
saint-pierre@spm-tourisme.fr

CENTRE D’INFORMATION TOURISTIQUE
MIQUELON

MNE - Place des Ardilliers
BP 4208 - CP 97500 - Miquelon-Langlade
Phone: +508 41 02 01
miquelon@spm-tourisme.fr

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