More visitors in 2016
The summer of 2016 turned out to be a successful one for the Bagotville Air Defense Museum with the influx of numerous visitors to the many exhibitions. While most museums in the region noted a drop in traffic this year during the peak tourism season, the Air Defense Museum experienced an increase in visitor num- bers by 3% from last year. this consolidates the museum as a must in the Saguenay- Lac- Saint- Jean region. On the social media side, the museum page has garnered popularity with over 85 000 views. The museum remains an exceptional showcase for the history of Canadian aviation, the history of the region and members of CFB Bagotville.