Library / Bibliothèque


Open since 1868, the library features historical artifacts and a Victorian decor that will add an unsurpassed touch of refinement to your activities.

Exhibit room (Prison)

Exhibit covers Canada’s first modern prison (1808-1867), a portion of which continues to form the core of our building.

Green Room

Located away from the other larger rooms, this space is quiet and bathed in natural light.

Our rooms are available for:

Additional services

We also offer:

  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Furniture and accessories
  • Wi-Fi access
  • Authorized catering services
  • Large, professionally equipped kitchen
  • Cloakroom
  • Access for people with a mobility impairment

Consult the list of additional services to make your event a genuine success!

The Morrin Centre is a nonprofit organization managed by the Literary & Historical Society of Quebec, Canada’s oldest learned society. All profits are reinvested in heritage preservation and cultural programs.