The city of Rouyn-Noranda (population of about 41,000) constitutes the urban heart of Abitibi-Temiscamingue Region.
As a business hub, Rouyn-Noranda offers a dynamic commercial basin that meets present-day requirements in terms of consumer goods and services.
The city astounds with its cultural heritage that recalls the moving souvenirs of the immigrants who settled here to star a new life, in the 1930s. Rouyn-Noranda houses great festivals, such as Osisko in Lumiere fireworks, the International Movie Festival of Rouyn-Noranda, the Festival de musique emergente, the Festival of the Guitars of the World, etc.
Indeed, the city takes people through a tumult of events that will book their cultural calendar for the full year.
Barely a few minutes from downtown, wildlife is abundant. Vacationers have a nice opportunity to find themselves in an embracing nature, caressed by lakes and softly rolling hills.
To find out more about Rouyn-Noranda:
- Tour of Rouyn-Noranda
- Winter celebrations in Rouyn-Noranda
- Dumulon House
- Horne Mining Museum
- Kerygma Bible Exhibits Center
- Prospectors' and Clearers' Tour of Abitibi-Temiscamingue
- Abitibi-Temicamingue Region
- Aiguebelle Park
- Aiguebelle en spectacle Event
- Xstrata Copper Canada
- Rouyn-Noranda Exposition Center
- Cadillac Antiques Fair