Sherbrooke’s Fresco Murals Tour – first of its kind in Canada – is a unique attraction that transforms the downtown area in a magnificient open air museum. Discover Sherbrooke’s art, history and heritage from building to building.
The pedestrian circuit begins at the Tourist Information Office (785, King Ouest street). Along the path, discover 14 lifelike murals: a wonderful open air museum! Interpretation panels reveal the characters and history beneath each of our grand murals.
Two tours offered
Half-circuit : 8 murals
Full circuit : 14 murals
Fun the whole family!
Children should keep an eye out for the leprechaun hidden on each mural, count how many animals are concealed in the mural on rue Frontenac and find the many ladybugs in the mural on rue Alexandre! Pleasure guaranteed for both adults and children! Download the information brochure here
The mural tour with a mobile app
application offers an interactive tour of the fresco murals with videos, music and historical information about characters and places that shaped Sherbrooke’s history. The application, once pre-charged on your mobile, allows you to access the content without an internet connection. The BaladoDiscovery application will also direct you to restaurants and cafés around the fresco murals! Download the application for free right now on iPhone/iPad