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390, avenue De Bernières
Québec, QC
G1R 2L7

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 12.6 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 also available. Equipment rental at the Discovery Pavilion. Follow the Snowshoer, a guided old-time snowshoe tour.

Events

  • Halloween decoration at the Joan of Arc Garden

    Halloween decoration at the Joan of Arc Garden

    October 1 to November 2, 2014

    In her magnificent fall garden, Joan of Arc plays host during the month of October to mysterious legendary decorations related to the history and tales of the Plains of Abraham: the white lady of Cap...

  • Bewitching Tour: family lantern tour

    Bewitching Tour: family lantern tour

    October 11 to 12, 2014 • October 18 to 19, 2014 • October 25 to 26, 2014 • November 1 to 2, 2014

    Follow Marguerite or Ignace 'La Pépite', who will guide you along the unusual decorations of the Joan of Arc Garden. Let shivers run down the spines of small children (5 to 12 years old) and older on...

  • Haunted Tower

    Haunted Tower

    October 11 to 12, 2014 • October 18 to 19, 2014 • October 25 to 26, 2014 • November 1 to 2, 2014

    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...

  • Ghoulish walk: guided lantern tour of the park

    Ghoulish walk: guided lantern tour of the park

    October 17 to 18, 2014 • October 24 to 25, 2014 • October 30 to November 1, 2014

    oin 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 he...

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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, 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, Discovery Pavilion of the Plains of Abraham, Odyssey multimedia exhibition, group activities: year-round. Artifacts exhibition and mobile application: starting this spring 2014. Joan of Arc Garden, inline skating: May to October. Abraham's Bus, Edwin-Bélanger Bandstand, 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: January to March.

Admission: rates vary, see website for all details.

Closed: December 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)
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  • Quel bel endroit!

    , Montréal 7/11/2010

    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 1/28/2010

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