Battlefields Park - Plains of Abraham

Regional / municipal park Region:Québec City and Area City : Québec CityDistrict : Downtown - Upper Town

Site of major battles and first national historic park in Canada, this destination includes the Plains of Abraham and Des Braves park. The Plains of Abraham Museum is the gateway to the site, offering exhibitions, activities, services and an information desk. Discover history and nature in the city!

  The Discovery Pavilion of the Plains of Abraham, 835, av. Wilfrid-Laurier, Québec, Québec, Canada, G1R 2L3
1 855 649-6157 Toll free
418 649-6157
418 648-5371

Activities and services

Activities

  • Entertainment
  • Entertainment for children
  • Exhibitions
  • Nature interpretation
  • Site interpretation
  • Role-playing game
  • Plant life observation
  • Roller blade : 1,4 km
  • Ice skating
  • Entertainment program: adults
  • Hiking : 17 km
  • Snowshoeing : 3,8 km
  • Cross-country skiing : 13,9 km
  • Shows
  • Multimedia/videos/movies
  • Playing field with sports/recreat. equip.
  • Cycling
  • Self-guided tours
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

Services

  • Internet access : wireless
  • Pets allowed
  • Boutique / Sales counter
  • Courses
  • Documentation / publications
  • Gardens
  • Panoramic view / lookout
  • Other services

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Paid outdoor parking

Signs and shuttles

  • Bus (route)

Rental services

  • Ice skate rental
  • Snowshoe rental
  • Cross-country ski rental

Restaurant and food services

  • Restaurant on premises
  • Picnic area
  • Snack bar
  • Vending machines

Accessibility

  • Full access (Kéroul)

Groups

  • Entertainment
  • Reservations required
  • Group rates
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

Related services and activities

Museum / historic site:

Amenities

Ski area

  • Number of trails : 6
  • Total length of the trails : 11,5 km
  • Beginner trails : 2
  • Intermediate trails : 4
  • Cross-country skiing - short trails
  • Cross-country skiing - classical technique : 7 km
  • Cross-country skiing - skating technique : 4,5 km
  • Night time lighting

Schedules and rates

Open year round

Approximate dates

Location