GUIDED TOUR — MEDICINE WHEEL MAKING
Available, upon reservation only, from July 1st to August 31st (departure times : 9:45 am and 2:15 pm) or at all times for groups of 20 and more.
With a guide wearing the traditional apparel
Visit of the Yänonhchia’, the long house, where is showed the traditional way of life and the social organisation at the Europeans arrival. Techniques of food preservation (smoker and dryer for the meat). Reminder of means of transportations of the old time. Initiation to the spiritual life of the Wendat people. Sweat lodge and medicine of our ancestors. Giant tipi, discovery of the different First Nations and actual situation of the Hurons-Wendat people.
MEDICINE WHEEL MAKING
Made of deer leather and goose and pheasant feathers, the medicine wheel is used to chase away illness. The cross represents the four cardinal points and intends to protect each and every home around the world. The caribou bones are symbol of luck.