The Museum’s awards and distinctions
Honorary member of the l’Ordre des Vingt-et-Un as part of the fête du Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean. This distinction is given for outstanding merit and service to the public. We’d like to thank the Société Historique du Saguenay for recognition of our commitment to the region.
Winner of the La Baie’s Event of the Year award during its Mad About Science Festival.
Winner of the Bell Marketing Honourable Mention at the Saguenay Economic Merit Gala.
Winner of the Award for Excellence, presented by the Société des Musées Québécois (SMQ).
Honorable mention for the Award for Exhibition Excellence, presented by the Canadian Museums Association.
Bronze winner in the category of Tourist Attraction hosting between 25,000 and 100,000 visitors, presented by the Grand Prix du Tourisme Québécois. Click here[CF1] to read the official announcement from the Grands Prix du Tourisme Québécois 2013.
Winner of the New Product or Original Activity Award, presented by the Société des Attractions Tourisme du Québec. Attendees select a winner who is then granted the Quebecor Media Bursary, valued at $43,500.
Musée du Fjord is added to Destination Canada’s Canadian Signature Experiences Collection™.
Nothing fills us with greater pride than Musée du Fjord being selected as a member of the prestigious Destination Canada’s Canadian Signature Experiences Collection® (CSE) whose mission is to show the world what Canada’s tourism brand is all about. CSEs are chosen for the quality and originality of the experience they offer.