Useful informations

Useful informations

The most popular museum in Québec City. A visitor-oriented museum with a participatory and interactive approach for stimulating wonderment and encouraging discovery. Magnificent exhibits of international calibre about Québec culture and history. Take part in the family workshops on current, historical or sometimes unusual topics. Guided tours available for some exhibits. Group rates.

Schedule and Details

Hours: until June 23, 2017: Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 24 to December 3, 2017: daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open Monday September 4, 2017. September 5, 2017, to June 23, 2018: Tuesday to Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Open Monday October 9, 2017 and March 5, 2018; closed December 25. Holiday Season: daily, December 23, 2017, to January 7, 2018; closed December 25.

Admission: until March 31, 2018: adults (31 and over): $16; seniors (65 and over): $16; ages 18-30: $10; ages 12-17: $5; 11 and under: free; families (2 adults and 3 children 12-17): $36. Cloakroom: $2 - 11 and under: free.

Admission: Hergé in Québec City, from June 21 to October 22, 2017: adults (31 and over): $22; seniors (65 and over): $22; ages 18-30: $15; ages 12-17: $7; 11 and under: free; families (2 adults and 3 children 12-17): $45. Cloakroom: $2 – 11 and under: free. Reduced groups rates. Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice.

Closed: December 25.

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.

Location

85, rue Dalhousie
Québec, QC
G1K 8R2

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec

Directions

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Amenities

Amenities

General Features

Available Not Available
Ability to host groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For individuals

Parking

Bus Parking: Outdoor on site for a fee, Parking: Outdoor on site for a fee, Bike Parking: Free Outdoor on Site

We Speak

English, French, Québec Sign Language

Meeting Rooms

Meeting Rooms

  • Number of meeting rooms: 7
  • Area of the largest room - m²: 930.00
  • Size of biggest room in square feet: 10011

Measurements:

Room Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
Theater-Style Banquet Classroom Reception Booths
Auditorium Roland-Arpin et Audito 2
126 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
180 0 0 0 0
Chapelle du Musée de l'Amérique francophone
17 m²
11m X 0m X 0m
250 200 0 300 0
Salon des visiteurs
103 m²
7m X 17m X 0m
60 0 36 80 0
Hall du Musée
930 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
350 350 0 1000 0
Café 47
384 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
0 64 0 150 0
Maison historique Chevalier (petite salle)
28 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
0 0 0 0 0
Maison historique Chevalier (grande salle)
50 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
0 0 15 0 0
Musée de la place Royale
109 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
60 64 36 80 0
Auditorium Roland-Arpin et Audito 2
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
126 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 180
Banquet 0
Classroom 0
Reception 0
Booths 0
Chapelle du Musée de l'Amérique francophone
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
17 m²
11m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 250
Banquet 200
Classroom 0
Reception 300
Booths 0
Salon des visiteurs
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
103 m²
7m X 17m X 0m
Theater-Style 60
Banquet 0
Classroom 36
Reception 80
Booths 0
Hall du Musée
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
930 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 350
Banquet 350
Classroom 0
Reception 1000
Booths 0
Café 47
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
384 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 0
Banquet 64
Classroom 0
Reception 150
Booths 0
Maison historique Chevalier (petite salle)
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
28 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 0
Banquet 0
Classroom 0
Reception 0
Booths 0
Maison historique Chevalier (grande salle)
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
50 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 0
Banquet 0
Classroom 15
Reception 0
Booths 0
Musée de la place Royale
Area
Dimensions
L x W x H
109 m²
0m X 0m X 0m
Theater-Style 60
Banquet 64
Classroom 36
Reception 80
Booths 0
Visitor Comments

Visitor Comments

Events

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