The Québec City area is full of unforgettable and fun things to do with your children in a safe and beautiful setting. Be sure to bring good shoes—there's so much to see and do!

Aquarium du Québec | Credit:  Steve Deschênes
Credit: Steve Deschênes

Visit Aquarium du Québec

Come marvel as animal trainers work with polar bears, seals, and huge walruses. Explore the Grand Océan, an enormous tunnel through a 350,000-liter-tank of salt water. See dazzling multicolored fish, and much more.

Children will get right into the popular water games and TreeGo aerial challenge course in summer, and the inflatable games in winter.

A tidal wave of fun awaits you at Aquarium du Québec, steps from the bridges.

Expo Québec | Credit:  Expo Québec
Credit: Expo Québec

Spend a Day at Expo Québec

Families love the annual Expo Québec fair, not just for its exhilarating rides and exclusive thrilling activities, but for its farm animals, science pavilion, and fascinating exhibits.

Still rarin' to go at the end of the day? Catch one of the evening shows featuring big-name Québec and international artists!

Expo Québec, a family favorite!

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Indoor Amusement Park (Méga Parc des Galeries de la Capitale) | Credit:  Méga Parc des Galeries de la Capitale
Credit: Méga Parc des Galeries de la Capitale

Hit the rides at Galeries de la Capitale's Méga Parc

Whatever the weather and whatever their pleasure, there's always laughter on the forecast at this fun-filled indoor amusement park. Your kids can choose from the 20-odd rides, including a roller coaster, Ferris wheel, and classic merry-go-round.

Aspiring climbers will have a great time on the rope apparatus and climbing wall. Miniature golf, bowling, and a skating rink are also available for family fun.

Rain or shine, the fun never stops at Galeries de la Capitale's Méga Parc, one of North America's largest indoor recreational parks.

Canyon Ste-Anne

Reach for the Top at Canyon Sainte-Anne

Trails, suspension bridges, giant potholes, and a 74 meter waterfall await you in this breathtaking canyon.

At ground level, the Roc-ambolesques fun zone featuring magical storytelling, a giant jigsaw puzzle, and riddles will delight the whole family, while up in the air, a cable course and extra-long zip line will leave thrill-seekers breathless.

Canyon Sainte-Anne, a spectacular park that's only 30 minutes from the city and perfect for the whole family.

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Secret Valley Rally

Venture into La Vallée Secrète

How would you like to venture into the woods in the company of gnomes? Here's your chance in the enchanted forest of La Vallée Secrète in Portneuf.

Outfitted with a conical cap, a map, a compass, and a set of keys, you set forth along beautiful trails in search of a secret code that grants access to a world of magic.

La Vallée Secrète in Portneuf, a fun way to explore nature. From April to November, by reservation only.

Indoor Family Entertainment (Carie Factory) | Credit:  Le Centre d'Amusements Carie Factory
Credit: Le Centre d'Amusements Carie Factory

Let's find an indoor amusement park just for us!

Awesome places for happy kids! Parents know that kids have overflowing energy, rain or shine… Why don't you take them to Recreofun, the largest family entertainment center in the area for kids 12 and under.

Children and parents alike love Carie Factory Amusement Center. Find your way in the maze, check a 4D film and enjoy many other original games.

Find Yourself at Super labyrinthe Inukshuk

Up for a challenge? Come and experience Super labyrinthe Inukshuk—a hilarious and educational two and a half hour rally featuring 276 one-way doors.

The goal is to find the center of this circular wooden labyrinth, reminiscent of the western forts of pioneer days.

Super labyrinthe Inukshuk is waiting to put you to the test from May to October at Station touristique Duchesnay.

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