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This famous town plaza is the heart of historic Lower Town and has been an important social center since the city's founding.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
27 rue Notre-Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-646-3167
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This area in old Quebec was beautiful. The buildings were maintained well. We had a local guide and the history of the area was told well. The mural was also very impressive and was a busy tourist spot. A must see in Quebec

Thank michelleoconnor23
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were on a walking tour from the ship. The old Quebec was an interesting walk. Very close to the cruise terminal. Streets are crowded with shops and places to eat. Architecture is interesting. Very french.

Thank rjrobbin
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Place area if lovely, surrounded by old buildings, almost every door/window decorated with seasonal floral arrangements. The real treat was 2 musicians playing traditional music with foot movement on wooden board accompaniment. There were chairs set up for the audience, some with boards on...More

Thank SmallBoatCruiser
Reviewed 2 days ago

Probably one of the oldest sections in the city. Also famous as it was in the movie Catch me if you can that featured Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks. It looks a lot like France, but it is in Canada. Great shops and restaurants.

Thank Christy F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came here a couple days ago. Very cool to see where Tom Hanks arrested Leonardo Dicaprio in the film Catch Me If You Can. This represented Mont Richard, France. It is a series of old building that looks a lot like...More

Thank Jean-Francois L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely shops, great places to eat, pretty area. Lots of little different shops worth searching through for that different gift or souvenir.

Thank Pashld
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Place Royale is about a quarter way up to the Old City (Vieux Quebec). There is plenty of cobblestone. The church is pretty. One good thing. There are public washrooms here, located discreetly inside a building. The buildings are lovely. Such pretty colours. There is...More

Thank LoveMyFoodGirl1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Primarily a collection of tourist shops and restaurants but a nice walk along the water. Lots of tourists!!!!

Thank Sandi H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This original spot of Old Quebec is a lovely square dominated by an historic church (unfortunately not open the day we were there). It was especially picturesque decorated for Fall.

Thank vakamalua
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was very exciting place to visit. I really enjoyed walking around on the cobblestone square. There are a lot of nice shop to go in and out of! I really enjoy shopping in these shops. There is something for everyone food, gifts shops, very...More

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August 20, 2018|
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Response from Kevin K | Reviewed this property |
There is no Casino near old Quebec. There is a casino north of downtown but you have to cross the river to get there. It's quite a distance away.
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August 20, 2018|
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Response from Ludwik | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don’t know. I saw a nice cassino in La Malbaie in front of the elegant hotel Manier Richelieu.
October 20, 2017|
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Response from sescal2001 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, How close is it? Very close, it's only a 2 min walk from Place Royale. If you go up to the Chateau, then it's an other story!