We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jacques Cartier Park

Is this your business?
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
just one of a piece of art no one of us could done better

It is a must to go and visit those mosaique it is something spectacular to see.How those artist... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Andre L
Great place to spend an afternoon

It has some lovely sculptures, lush green fields - a great place to spend the afternoon with kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ArbeeB
,
New Delhi, India
Read all 286 reviews
591
All photos (591)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
Only 20 minutes from Quebec City, the Parc National de la Jacques-Cartier earned its nickname, “Québec City's Great Outdoors,” with its four-season playground. Winter play is on the area's two ski resorts, snow slides, and its new snowshoeing and...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m.
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
164, Laurier street, Gatineau, Quebec J8X 3W1, Canada
Website
+1 844-878-8333
Reviews (286)
Filter reviews
211 results
Traveller rating
151
46
5
6
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
151
46
5
6
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsduring winterludeliving sculpturessnow sculpturesottawa riverice sculpturesacross the bridgetrail systempleasant strollfree exhibitionbeautiful view of the riverwonderful sculpturesgarden displaylive plantsalexandra bridgeplants and flowerswinter wonderlandfood vendors
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 211 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a must to go and visit those mosaique it is something spectacular to see.How those artist working on those project have the patient to place all those flowers also the grass to make them stay.This project is worth to be seen before it...More

Thank Andre L
Reviewed 1 week ago

It has some lovely sculptures, lush green fields - a great place to spend the afternoon with kids. Moreover, its a great option to spend your time if you have booked the Rideau River Cruise as it leaves from here.

Thank ArbeeB
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were delighted to visit the Park and take a stroll through the MosaiCultural experience. Imagine flowers and plants crafted into trains, dragons, canoes, Mounted Police, dragons, a grand piano, cello with cellist, and a ballerina, a beautiful young woman in a dream... Be sure...More

Thank Kathy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pricey (though there's a family discount) but fascinating. The plant sculptures are an amazing feat of horticulture and engineering and well worth seeing. We had waked across the bridge from Ottawa to visit this and didn't regret it. On a very hot day it was...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Jacques Cartier Park is one of a kind, I have never seen such gigantic and unique garden sculptures. You feel you are in another dimension. It is a cultural, artistic and relaxing experience for the whole family!!! PS Bathrooms are improvised and not very...More

Thank KeepTraveLLLing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Biked across the bridge from Ottawa to see the Rocket Richard statue in Gatineau which happened to be at one of the entrances to this park ! Biked down to the Marina affording good views and was taken by the flower sculptors that were all...More

2  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. The artistry done with plants will amaze you. Plus a good history lesson. We loved this place and will recommend to family and friends.

2  Thank jasvirdhillon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a stunning gardens........the works are above average.....and one of the highlights is that they show so much of Canada......the new tree is out of this world.....it is a showcase of the Ottawa area.....shame that this year they are charging so much..they should have...More

3  Thank carol w
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Our travel timetable meant that we could only go before it actually opened for the day. We could see many of the sculptures by walking around the perimeter fence, but it would have been better to be inside. The price is not inexpensive, but for...More

Thank summersailor1
Reviewed July 13, 2018

We stumbled onto these gardens by accident. I have never seen anything like this in my life and I am a gardener! Just unbelievable- you must see. It is only around for a couple of more months.

Thank 081711
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Debbie C
August 8, 2018|
Answer
Response from johannamva |
The sculptures are there this year and fabulous . However there is an entrance fee of $20 this year.... I believe they have family rates as well.
0
Votes