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Aquarium du Quebec

#23 of 217 things to do in Quebec City Features Animals
1675 des Hotels Ave | (Highway 73, exit 132), Quebec City, Quebec G1W 4S3, Canada
+1 418-659-5264
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Great aquarium! Fun for the whole family

It was bigger than we were expecting. The highlight was the jelly fish room, which was dark with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
West_Indian_Sea_Egg
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
A fun time in Quebec city

The aquarium is a nice mix of outdoor and indoor exhibits (so bring some sun screen on the funny... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Robert S
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Come and experience Parc Aquarium du Quebec! Travel into the ecosystems of the St. Lawrence River and Canadian waters and discover northern plant and animal life. This 16-hectare site is the only one of its kind in Quebec. As you make this amazing journey all the way to the North Pole, you'll have the chance to observe 10,000 fresh- and salt-water fish specimens, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, as well as marine mammals, such as Atlantic and Pacific walruses, seals and polar bears. Happy discoveries!
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“polar bears” (135 reviews)
“sea cucumbers” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1675 des Hotels Ave | (Highway 73, exit 132), Quebec City, Quebec G1W 4S3, Canada
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+1 418-659-5264
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was bigger than we were expecting. The highlight was the jelly fish room, which was dark with neon lighting in the different tanks with the different jelly fish species. There are short outdoor shows with the seals, arctic foxes, walruses which and fun and...More

Thank West_Indian_Sea_Egg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The aquarium is a nice mix of outdoor and indoor exhibits (so bring some sun screen on the funny days as the live demonstrations can get very sunny). This aquarium had a nice mix of different aquatic creatures and even some mammals that live close...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A two-hour morning visit was very enjoyable. There were a couple of any walruses and a seal show as well. A 20-minute Uber ride from Old Quebec.

1  Thank CristinaNYC07
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I cannot believe people did not rate this aquarium 5 stars!!! Given that I have a 4 year old and 2 year old who LOVE fish and wildlife I have been to a lot of aquariums. I have been to the Shedd Aquarium and just...More

1  Thank ckarschn
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly, getting to and from the aquarium if you do not have a car is difficult. There is no city bus that goes to the property, Uber will cost you about $25 from Old Quebec and the tourism kiosk only has one bus in and...More

Thank CWells1
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The aquarium is really small but I try to do something with my little one, and surprisingly have a great time myself. You can up close to see the polar bear and is amazing to see them swimming. Most the aquarium in the state lock...More

Thank jdeschak
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I didn't expect this to be so informative and interesting. Wear comfortable foot ware, allow at least two hours, you can refill your water bottles with filtered water, there is a great picnic area,and food available if you don't wan to pack a lunch, and...More

2  Thank Tanice M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We brought our little one year old grand daughter and she loved all the fish, lights, walk ways and especially the interactive "touch" display. We touched the sea cucumbers, anemones and even petted the sting rays! SO FUN! Loved watching the polar bears and seals...More

1  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I went to the aquarium with my mother and my two sons who are 1.5 and 4 years old. It was a magical day. We saw the walruses and the polar bears first thing in the morning. The polar bear was absolutely stunning. Then we...More

1  Thank Mel_Laurier
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by the display and interactivity of the aquarium. The jellyfish sting rays polar bears and walruses were amazing! If we lived closer I would buy the yearly pass.

Thank Colleen L
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Andreia C
21 June 2017|
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Response from Manon F | Property representative |
19 $ plus taxes for adult or for a family 57 $ plus taxes. ;) Have a good visit !
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Shivam P
16 April 2017|
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Response from Manon F | Property representative |
Generally 3 hours. ;)
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mberg56
29 January 2017|
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Response from Manon F | Property representative |
Yes, all site is accessible but with some differences in level.
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