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Fort Chambly National Historic Site
Category: Parks Canada Gardens
Location: 2 De Richelieu Street Chambly, QC J3L 2B9
Visit the Fort Chambly Nourishing Forest and discover a small vegetated area composed of various plants, trees such as maple, fir and yellow birch, and fruit bushes native to the Richelieu region evoking the lush forest that surrounded the fort in the 18th century.
Learn about the uses of the fistula monarda, mint, milkweed and various fruits and nuts and why they were selected for their medicinal or food use by the various native and colonial peoples.