Observatoire De La CapitaleCurrently Closed
- Address: 1037 De La Chevrotiere, Quebec, QC G1R 5E9, Canada
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: 418-6449841
- Ticket Price: 10 CAD
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: View Point, Family And Kids, Observation Deck, Heritage Building
The phrase, “A view worth dying for” will be put to shame once you see the vistas the 31st floor of the Observatoire de la Capitale. Standing tall at 221 meters, the views of the Old Town, St. Lawrence River and the Laurentine Mountains can be seen from an impressive way above the ground.
Atop the observation tower is a 3d imagery of the city to help you with your bearings.
- Students- CAD $8 and senior citizens- CAD $8.65.
- Children under the age of 11 can enter for free.
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- Restaurant Louis-Hebert
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53.83% of people who visit Quebec include Observatoire De La Capitale in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
51.65% of people start their Observatoire De La Capitale visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Observatoire De La Capitale
77.11% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Observatoire De La Capitale
This is well worth the stop. The views are amazing and even better is the historical information available about not only the city but the province. The staff is amazing and go out of their way to make you feel welcome and answer any questions you might have. Even on a cloudy day the view was great.
Unbelievable place with a 360 degree view of the city. This is a must visit place when visiting Quebec City. The guide that the top was a very friendly gentleman who pointed out features of the city and gave us a free map with some tips for the rest of our trip. Everybody here is extremely friendly.
One of the best observation decks that I've visited. Provides a 360 view of the city with a couple of tablets on each side that contain additional information on most important landmarks along with historical pictures. The walls have plenty of information on the city and province of Quebec, and its place in the world and how it compares to other cities and countries. Very well organized. The only 2 pieces that I didn't enjoy were the video presentations in between the observation halls that were quite dizzying and chaotic to my taste.
The observatory is located at the top floor of building providing all around view of Quebec city. The observatory had been designed remarkably well providing view of all four directions of East, West, North and South. The top floor has been creatively designed to provide relevant information of distanced from important cities of the world. The information provided at walls and video interactive devices provide additional information. You can see all the important landmarks if the city from top. If you are looking for out of world place then you may get slightly disappointed. The ticket is high on price with respect to utility and attraction of place. So kindly avoid if you are short of money or short of time.
The view of the city is very nice but there were not many things to do, read or experience inside. Maybe it can be improve in that way to make the visit more interesting.