Societe touristique de l'Anse-a-la-Croix
The société touristique de l'Anse-à-la-Croix was created in 1994, and administers the Site de la Nouvelle-France. In 2011, the company was consolidated with the Camping municipal de St-Félix-d'Otis to form a single entity.
In 2014, a new administrative board is appointed, the members are:
For the sake of conservation of buildings reproductions, the site opened to the public in 1993. Since then, there are thousands of visitors every year.
Many activities are offered to visitors, such as a guided tour of the site punctuated by encounters with historical figures or show Mandamin, the spirit of the corn, combining aerial circus acts and a tasting of typical dishes. In addition, the site performs since 1996, in collaboration with Quebec Archaeology Laboratory at the University of Chicoutimi, some archaeological excavations which have provided insight occupation of Saguenay territory from prehistory to the contact period. During the operating season, an archaeologist transmit this knowledge to visitors during the guided tour.