Top things to do

Museum in Gaspé

Musée de la Gaspésie

Here you can get to grips with the peninsula's history, its maritime heritage evoked through artifacts such as a 17th-century hourglass. Most involving is the exhibition on Jacques Cartier, the former ship's boy who…
Museum in Gaspé

Site d'Interpretation de la Culture Micmac de Gespeg

Northwest of town, next to the Notre Dame des Douleurs church, a Catholic pilgrimage site, is this center, which explains the culture and history of the local Mi'kmaq group through an exhibition, English- and French…
Food in Gaspé

Gaspésie Sauvage

Catherine and Gérard have a lovely thing going at their shop, which is a testament to their love of local wild mushrooms. Locally sourced mushrooms and products derived from them – tea, powders, jellies and the like…
Pub Food in Gaspé

Bistro Bar Brise-Bise

Devour pizzas, burgers, mussels and fries, cod and lobster plucked fresh from the ocean while enjoying a nicely packed entertainment schedule here.
Cafe in Gaspé

Café des Artistes

At this cafe, there's world music on the stereo, a self-consciously (but not off-putting) bohemian vibe, a list of teas and coffees as long as Gaspé and grub ranging from croissants to pizza.