Paris on stage. 1889-1914
Musée de la civilisation presents this major exhibition that lets visitors rediscover the City of Light, symbol of the Belle Époque. Find out how Paris became the European cultural capital of its time.
William S. Paley Collection. A Taste for Modernism
From Cézanne and Bacon to Degas, Rodin, Gauguin, Toulouse-Lautrec, Matisse, Derain, and Picasso, this exhibition at Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec brings together 62 paintings, sculptures, and graphic works by 24 modern art masters from the collection of the founder of U.S. television network CBS.
The Image Mill - A farewell edition featuring all new content
The last edition of The Image Mill projection show will take the form of a tribute to Norman McLaren, animation pioneer. Don’t miss this free and spectacular outdoor architectural projection!
Les Chemins invisibles™ created by Cirque du Soleil®
The Harbor of Forgotten Souls – the fifth and last chapter of the Les Chemins invisibles™ event created by Cirque du Soleil®– combines circus arts and the tradition of storytelling in the signature Cirque du Soleil style. New for this year, attend Cirque du Soleil’s Les Chemins invisibles and The Image Mill in a single night.
St. Lawrence River
Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec fireworks
Les Grands Feux Loto-Québec is back this summer on the St. Lawrence River. The 2013 edition will feature six different shows marrying music and fireworks in collaboration with six leading regional tourism organizations.
Paris on stage dinner cruise
The Louis Jolliet, Croisières AML’s flagship vessel, will be all decked out as a Paris café this summer! Cruise the river in a French bistro ambiance as you admire the lights of Québec City.
Heritage interpretation on Île d’Orléans
Technology meets history at Parc maritime de Saint-Laurent in the new exhibition Je, tu... île. Explore the shipyard’s past and discover the life of island dwellers through personal accounts, information clips, and archival photos.
History and Heritage
Nighttime Citadelle tour
By the light of a lantern, key figures from the Citadelle of Québec come back to life. Hear them tell little-known stories of the fortress and the city.
Wendat long house
Get an up-close look at the traditional ways of the Wendat nation in the long house at the Huron-Wendat Museum. For the full experience, guests are invited to spend a night in the long house under the firekeeper’s watch.
Double-decker hop on hop off bus tour
Now you can visit the city’s attractions aboard a double-decker bus! Hop on and off as many times as you like with Autobus Les Tours du Vieux-Québec.
A torrent of history at Montmorency Falls
Join a historical character from Cicérone guided tours as you explore Parc de la Chute-Montmorency, from its abundant geological features to the fascinating history of the British conquest of New France.
Bury Your Dead guided walking tour
Based on Louise Penny’s best-selling mystery novel Bury Your Dead, this two-hour tour offered by Tours Voir Québec explores Old Québec’s narrow streets on the trail of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache.
Sports and Recreational Activities
Are you all about action? Parc de la Chute-Montmorency gets your adrenaline pumping with its new cliffside via ferrata circuit. For even more thrills, try the new extreme package and zip lines at Canyon Sainte-Anne. Excitement guaranteed!
Back to nature
Enjoy a stay at Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier in an EXP, a new generation of accommodations with ample windows and an innovative design that lets the outside in.
New races for cyclists
Gran Fondo Mont Saint-Anne and La Québécoise are two new cycling races that let participants vie for the best times while discovering the breathtaking scenery of the region.
All-inclusive one-day bike trip
Explore Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier hassle free thanks to Écolocyclo. Your one-day trip includes round-trip transportation from the town centre plus a bike and helmet rental.
More mountain bike trails than ever
Cross-country riders have new single track trails to tame. Mont-Sainte-Anne has added four trails to its impressive network, while Vallée Bras-du-Nord offers almost ten new breathtaking kilometres.