Theme days

  • Railway Christmas

    November 18, 2016 to January 8, 2017

    Rediscover Holiday magic in the Grand Gallery decorated with a train car filled with toys, a model train chugging under the Christmas tree and a festively lit locomotive. Hunt for Christmas stockings hidden throughout the Grand Gallery. Sit in on « Peter the Hogger » a children’s story presented at 1:30 p.m. or test your talents at our Christmas craft workshop at 11:30 a.m.,  2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Decorate your Christmas cookie.

    Mail your letter to Santa from our mail car and visit with him on Saturdays and Sundays from November 19 to December 18, 2016 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Christmas Market

    December 9, 2016 to December 11, 2016

    Saint-Constant hosts its very first Christmas Market!

    On December 9, 10 and 11, more than 40 artisans from the food and crafts sectors will be installed in the halls of Exporail, to offer their products to the general public. Muscovy ducks, artisanal delicatessen, ciders, fine chocolates... enough to make your guests salivate during your festive receptions! Moreover, many gift ideas await you, just in time to complete your holiday shopping! Among others, you will find textile creations, handmade soap, Russian dolls and other cabinetwork items in addition to many winter articles made of wool of sheep or alpaca.

    Market schedule:

    Friday, December 9 - from 4 p.m. to 8p.m.
    Saturday, December 10 - from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
    Sunday, December 11 - from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Christmas Tea

    December 17, 2016 to January 8, 2017

    Treat yourself to a nice cup of tea as did Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, author of the famous Sherlock Holmes series, aboard the business car used by the President of Grand Trunk Railway.  

    Tea, pastries and anecdotes will be served. Menu: Orange Pekoe tea served with plain or raisin scones, shortbread cookies, sugar cookies, testy gingerbread men,  delicious mincemeat tarts, butter tarts and a moist fruit cake laced with brandy!

    Adults and children 13 or older are welcome. Seating is limited to one table for 4 and one table for 5. Tea is served at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and lasts one hour and a half. Date available on December 17, 18, 27, 28, 29 and 30, 2016 and January 2, 7 and 8, 2017.

    Price: $30 p.p., and includes admission to Exporail. For information and reservations: 450 638-1522, ext. 231.

Consult our brochure 2016-2017

Schedule and admission fees

Consult all necessary information on the schedule and admission fees section.


Exporail, the Canadian Railway Museum is a project of the Canadian Railroad Historical Association (CRHA)