# 30750


835, avenue Wilfrid-Laurier
Niveau 0
Québec, QC
G1R 2L3

Catégories (Autres) :

Site of clashes between the British and French armies, the Plains of Abraham are recognized as one of the most prestigious urban parks in the world. Ski in an accessible and enchanting site offering a view of the Saint-Lawrence River. The Plains of Abraham provides 12 km of ski trails laid out for beginner and intermediate cross-country skiers and a 3.8-km trail (round trip) for snowshoeing. A waxing room and two heated rest areas are available. Equipment rental at the Plains of Abraham Museum. Follow the Snowshoer, a guided old-time snowshoe tour.


  • Halloween at the Plains of Abraham

    Major Event

    Halloween at the Plains of Abraham

    October 1 to November 8, 2015

    Take part in this feast at the Plains. Halloween activities for young and old: haunted circuit, guided activities, tales, legends, horrible anecdotes and gloomy décor at the Joan of Arc Garden...

  • Bewitching Tour: family tour (4-7 years old)

    Bewitching Tour: family tour (4-7 years old)

    October 10 to 31, 2015

    Follow counterfeiter Louis Mallet or his wife Mary as they guide you amidst the unusual decorations of the Joan of Arc Garden. Shivers will run down your spine as you walk this surprising course. ...

  • Haunted Tower for families

    Haunted Tower for families

    October 10 to November 1, 2015

    The entire family is invited to explore the haunted tower and its mysterious circuit. At each turn, surprises and décors will amaze and amuse even the smallest of visitors: spaceship, treasure island...

  • Spine-tingling Tales (8-12 years old)

    Spine-tingling Tales (8-12 years old)

    October 10 to 31, 2015

    Are you brave enough to face the macabre past of the Plains of Abraham? Shiver as you listen to legendary stories told by Marie-Josephte Corriveau or James Murray. Witness a re-enactment of the pu...

  • Ghoulish walk: guided lantern tour of the park for adults

    Ghoulish walk: guided lantern tour of the park for adults

    October 16 to 31, 2015

    Join this spellbinding interactive walking tour to discover the Plains under a more ghoulish light with Marie-Josephte Corriveau, the woman who was hanged on the Plains of Abraham for the murder of h...

  • The Snowshoer

    The Snowshoer

    December 27, 2015 • January 3, 2016 • January 10, 2016 • January 16, 2016 • January 24, 2016 • January 31, 2016 • February 6, 2016 • February 7, 2016 • February 13, 2016 • February 20, 2016 • February 21, 2016 • February 27, 2016 • March 5, 2016

    Put on your caps, mittens, arrow-head sashes and snowshoes to accompany a 20th century snowshoer in the park, along the course mapped out by the Plains of Abraham’s sports history. A member of the...

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General Features

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Establishment equipped for groups
Establishment offering individual activities for youth, Individual clients
Establishment offering group activities for youth


Free outdoor bike parking on site, Free outdoor car parking on site, Pay outdoor bus parking on site, Pay outdoor car parking on site

Payment Methods Accepted
  • Direct payment
  • Master Card
  • Visa
  • Traveller's check
We Speak

English, French

Schedule and Details

Schedule and rates are subject to change frequently and without notice. You should always visit their website or contact them before going.

Hours: park, Plains of Abraham Museum, artifacts exhibition, mobile application, group activities: year-round. Joan of Arc Garden, inline skating: May to October. Abraham's Bus, Edwin-Bélanger Bandstand, exhibition at Martello Tower 1 and New France exhibit: summer. Activities for Halloween: October. Winter decors and sports (cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and equipment rental): mid-December to end of March (depending on weather conditions). Snowshoer: December to March.

Admission: rates vary, see website.

Closed: December 24-25-26 and January 1.

Close to
  • 17 km from airport
  • 2 km from Gare du Palais (bus and train station, Québec city center)
  • 10 km from Sainte-Foy train station
  • 9 km from Sainte-Foy bus terminal
  • 1 km from Convention Center
  • 6 km from ExpoCité (trade show center)
Visitor's Comments 2

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  • Quel bel endroit!

    , Montréal 2010-07-11

    Je suis allée récemment visiter Québec et j'ai été agréablement surprise de découvrir Les plaines d' Abraham ( parc des champs de Bataille ) ?? Mon dieu quel endroit superbe !!! Autant par son accueuil si chaleureux qui a su me toucher le coeur et l'ame de ma fierté Québecoise ,que par la qualitéde la nourriture et les gites si extras par la simplicité .

  • Superbe

    , lac Beauport 2010-01-28

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