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44, chaussée des Écossais
Québec, QC
G1R 4H3

Visit Québec City's best-kept secret! Built over 200 years ago as the city's first prison, the Morrin Centre now houses one of Québec's most beautiful libraries. This national historic site is yours to discover. Delve into fascinating stories echoed from the past as you walk through foreboding cells and explore our prison exhibition. Fall under the charm of our Victorian library as you peruse the pages of history. Historical ambiance and a strategic location also make the Morrin Centre the ideal venue for your events.

Amenities

General Features

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

Parking

Free outdoor bike parking on site

Payment Methods Accepted
  • Direct payment
  • Master Card
  • Visa
  • Check
We Speak

English, French, German, Spanish

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: Library: Monday, closed. Tuesday and Thursday, noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Guided tours (Summertime): Monday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please check the website for the schedule outside of the summer season. Group tours (8 people minimum) are available year-round upon reservation.

Closed: The library is closed on Mondays and on statutory holidays.

Close to
  • 15 km from airport
  • 1,1 km from Gare du Palais (bus and train station, Québec city center)
  • 10,6 km from Sainte-Foy train station
  • 9,7 km from Sainte-Foy bus terminal
  • 0,6 km from Convention Center
  • 5 km from ExpoCité (trade show center)
Meeting Rooms
  • Number of meeting rooms: 6
  • Size of biggest room in square meters: 191
  • Size of biggest room in square feet: 2051,6

Measurements:

Room Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
Theater-Style Banquet Classroom Conference Booths
Laboratoire de chimie
71,9 m²
m X m X m
35 35
Salle de réunion
30,2 m²
7,9m X 3,8m X 3m
12 12
College Hall
190,6 m²
18,6m X 9,4m X 7,6m
110 120 100 120 8
Bibliothèque ou Salle de lecture
109,0 m²
11,6m X 9,4m X 7,6m
40 20 30 30 0
Salle d'exposition
41,2 m²
m X m X m
20 20
Laboratoire de chimie
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
71,9 m²
m X m X m
Theater-Style
Banquet
Classroom 35
Conference 35
Booths
Salle de réunion
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
30,2 m²
7,9m X 3,8m X 3m
Theater-Style
Banquet
Classroom 12
Conference 12
Booths
College Hall
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
190,6 m²
18,6m X 9,4m X 7,6m
Theater-Style 110
Banquet 120
Classroom 100
Conference 120
Booths 8
Bibliothèque ou Salle de lecture
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
109,0 m²
11,6m X 9,4m X 7,6m
Theater-Style 40
Banquet 20
Classroom 30
Conference 30
Booths 0
Salle d'exposition
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
41,2 m²
m X m X m
Theater-Style
Banquet
Classroom 20
Conference 20
Booths
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