The great explorer Jacques Cartier’s history projected on his Mansion in St-Malo

“Some used to call me JAcques Cartier”, sound & light retacing the sailor’s life

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  • Discoverer of Canada in 1534, this great Renaissance explorer opened the North American continent to France, by Saint-Laurent’s path. In September 1557, in Limoëlou’s Mansion, in Saint Malo’s hinterland struck by epidemics, the illustrious sailor Jacques Cartier, in the grip of fever, sees his past parading and pulls us, in his continuation, in the adventure of his life.

    Photo credit: © Jean-Marc Charles