Special, free activities

An enthusiastic child at the Électrium.

Offering fun, scientific and adapted activities
it’s part of what we do!

Science workshops

Introduce kids to the world of science with our initiation workshops at the Électrium and Beauharnois generating station. Aimed at children ages 6 to 12, the workshops led by Les neurones atomiques explore a range of scientific topics in fun and educational ways.

Share stimulating moments with your budding scientists during March break or the winter holidays, on Mondays during the summer and on Saturdays in October and February. It’s an experience that will stay with them forever.

Best of all, the workshops are free! Join us for an unforgettable scientific adventure!

Tours for visitors on the autism spectrum

In partnership with Autisme Laval, the Électrium along with Beauharnois and Rivière‑des‑Prairies generating stations have created tours for families, kids and adults tailored to the needs of visitors on the autism spectrum.

Whether you or your child is neurodiverse, you’re invited to tour our facilities! Our guides have had training from Autisme Laval to provide simple and concise instructions, and using pictograms. There’s a calm corner available, and accompanying adults are always welcome.

Come and enjoy an enriching experience designed especially for you!

Autisme Laval accreditation

Schedule of free family activities

Practical information

Things to know before you go in order to be well prepared!

Youngsters doing science experiments at the Électrium.

ASD tours

  • Reservations are required.
  • Safety: Tours must be done in compliance with safety standards and instructions. A hard hat and safety glasses must be worn inside the generating station.

Science workshops

  • Reservations are required.
  • Cancellation: If you are no longer able to attend, please cancel your reservation so that families on the waiting list can take your place.
  • Workshops designed for school-age children—ages 6 and up
  • For safety and space reasons, no strollers are allowed inside.

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Fun and discoveries galore!

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