Shadows & Stone: Evening Experience

REGION 7: Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe 16164 Highway 12 East, Midland, ON, L4R 4K8 Sainte-Marie among the Hurons
27 Jun. 2024


Explore historic Sainte-Marie… at night What does a 17th century Jesuit mission look like at night? Find out! Join a small group of intrepid visitors on a guided evening tour of Sainte-Marie among the Hurons. Grab your lantern and discover the shadows of the past during this immersive and intimate experience. Then cozy up in the longhouse over historic teas and listen to Indigenous stories.

An Enchanting Evening Awaits! Step into a world of wonder as Sainte-Marie among the Hurons transforms after dark with Discoveries at Dusk!

Venture into the twilight and uncover the secrets of this historic site under the stars. Explore illuminated pathways, guided by the glow of torches, as you immerse yourself in the ambiance of centuries past. Engage in captivating storytelling sessions, where legends come to life in the flickering firelight. Delight in traditional music and dance performances that echo through the night. Experience the magic of the evening with hands-on activities and demonstrations.

Don't miss this enchanting opportunity to discover the allure of Sainte-Marie among the Hurons after hours. Reserve your spot for an unforgettable nocturnal adventure!


Date and time

  • Dates: Thursday evenings from June 27 to August 29
  • Times:
    • 8 p.m. (English)
    • 8:30 p.m. (English)
    • 9 p.m. (French) NOTE: Should there be no French reservations as of Wednesday at noon, the 9 p.m. experience will take place in English

Tickets details

  • Maximum of 25 participants per start time
  • Advanced ticket purchase is recommended, to avoid disappointment
  • This event is not recommended for children under 10 years old
  • Sainte-Marie/Discovery Harbour season passes aren’t valid for this small-group event
  • Sainte-Marie’s complimentary admission programs for Indigenous peoples, Ontario Teachers, and members of the Canadian Armed Forces do not apply to this event
  • Please read the information found under “Plan Your Visit” below for more details about what to expect when attending Shadows & Stone: Evening Experience