Spring has finally sprung! As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter, it’s the perfect time to partake in a slew of fun activities.

hôtel du Parlement | Credit:  Jean-Guy Lavoie
Credit: Jean-Guy Lavoie

1. Visit the Parliament Building—it’s free!

2. Go gallery hopping.

3. Marvel at the birds-eye view of Québec City from Observatoire de la Capitale.

4. Visit the Citadelle de Québec, a fortress with a rich 300 year history.

5. Discover First Nations life at the Huron-Wendat Museum.

6. Pick up some fresh spring wardrobe accessories on one of Québec’s great shopping streets.

7. Admire Québec City’s many public artworks

8. Learn more about Québec City with a guided tour.

Activities to celebrate the return of spring

9. Go back in time and meet Samuel de Champlain at Musée de la Place-Royale.

10. Visit the Morrin Centre, the city’s first prison and it’s sumptuous library.

11. Meet Aldo the donkey and Alli the goat at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity.

12. Hit the slopes at the region’s ski resorts

13. Indulge your sweet tooth at a sugar shack or enjoy fresh maple products right downtown.

14. Soak up some culture at Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec or Musée de la civilisation.

15. Relax and catch a few rays at a Nordic spa.