Musée de l'Amérique Française
On the grounds of the Séminaire de Québec (the Québec Seminary), this excellent museum is purported to be Canada’s oldest. (The Musée...
This basilica got its start as a small church in 1647. In the ensuing years, the churches built here suffered everything from frequent...
Cathedral of the Holy Trinity
Built from 1800 to 1804, this cathedral was designed by two officers from the British army’s military engineering corps and modeled on...
Les Gros Becs
Devoted to children and young people, this brilliantly creative theater company mounts over a dozen shows annually. Its colorful catalog...
Epicerie de la Rue Couillard
Hidden on one of Upper Town’s pretty backstreets, this pleasant little bakery and gourmet grocery whips up delicious fresh-baked goodies...
20 Côte de la Fabrique · interesting places nearby
One of the city’s business success stories, Simons was started by the son of a Scottish immigrant who set up a dry-goods store in Québec City. By 1952 his descendants had turned the business into a successful clothing store. It’s popular all over Québec for stocking items more cutting-edge than those at competing department stores. There’s been a Simons at this location since 1870.