Discovery workshops

The Saint-Sulpice collection, priceless BAnQ treasure (presented in French only)

Paris moderne.

Paris moderne et ses environs, Paris,
Maison Martinet, circa 1900, [71 p.]. 

We invite you to plunge into the heart of the priceless treasures of the Saint-Sulpice collection, the core used to found the Bibliothèque nationale du Québec. The discovery workshop has two goals: relate the history of this collection and give participants an opportunity to discover masterpieces in every field of knowledge, particularly the history of science and technology, philosophy, social sciences, religion, languages and literature, all of which bear witness to the culture, erudition and circulation of ideas in Québec from the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th century.