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Archives centres are open by appointment

BAnQ’s archives centres are open to users, but only by appointment.

However, staff will continue to process requests by email, phone and by online appointment.

For more information, go to our FAQ page.


Recherche avancée Aide

Pistard vous permet de consulter les fonds et les collections d'archives conservés par BAnQ ou l'un de ses partenaires.

Inscrivez un mot ou une expression à rechercher (par exemple : un sujet, un lieu, un événement, un nom de personne ou d'organisme, etc.).

Si vous souhaitez entrer plus d'un mot ou d'une expression ou si vous souhaitez chercher parmi les archives d’un centre en particulier, optez pour la recherche avancée.



Cherchez simultanément dans les 17 bases de données publiques de BAnQ en généalogie.

Vous pouvez restreindre les résultats de la recherche en cochant seulement les bases de données qui vous intéressent à l’aide de l’option « Limiter la recherche ».

La recherche se fait à partir du nom de famille (au moins 3 lettres) et du prénom (optionnel).

The Québec National Archives in Gaspé

Territory covered: Linked to BAnQ Rimouski, BAnQ Gaspé preserves the public archives of the Gaspé peninsula.
Inauguration year: 2010



Cod drying.

Cod drying, circa 1900.
BAnQ Québec, fonds École normale Laval, (E30, S44, P158).

BAnQ Gaspé covers a territory of over 20,270 sq. km. Located in the Musée de la Gaspésie, it is part of a network of 10 facilities distributed throughout Québec where the public and private archives acquired by Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec (BAnQ) are kept.

Dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Gaspésie's public archives, it offers researchers and the general public a reading room and efficient staffers to guide them in the use of the wide rage of materials it holds and of the research tools it provides. Every year, BAnQ Gaspé welcomes hundreds of visitors from the general public and from the educational, professional and cultural sectors. They rely on BAnQ's services for research concerning the history of their families, towns or regions.

BAnQ Gaspé provides access to over 600 linear metres of textual materials, as well as photographs, maps and plans and sound recordings. The oldest archives can be traced back to 1789.


Grande-Vallée, between 1890 and 1965.
BAnQ Québec, Magella Bureau collection, (P547, S1, SS1, SSS1, D153, P14R).

The public archives preserved there provide eloquent testimony of more than 225 years of history regarding the State's intervention in the fields of regional development, culture, employment, public security and justice, transportation and agriculture.


Certified private archives services


Contact information

Gaspé, vers 1880

Gaspé, circa 1880.
BAnQ Québec, J.E. Livernois Ltée fonds (P560, S2, D2, P11211).

BAnQ Gaspé
80, boulevard de Gaspé
Gaspé (Québec)  G4X 1A9

Opening hours (Appointments are recommended)
Monday through Friday
8:30 am to 12 noon
and 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Phone: 418 727-3500, ext. 6573 or 1 800 363-9028, ext. 6573
Fax: 418 727-3739
Email: archives.gaspe@banq.qc.ca