Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial

Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial

Discover Canada's rich immigrant history at Grosse Île. Located in the middle of the St. Lawrence River, Grosse Île was the main point of entry for immigrants coming to Canada and a witness to both human tragedy and exceptional dedication. Relive the troubling experience of immigrants who set sail in hopes of a better future, and of those who cared for them upon arrival.

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