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Fountaine de Tourny

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Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
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Address: Place de l'Assemblee-Nationale, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3V9, Canada

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A beautiful fountain

You can't miss this one! It's right in front of the national assembly, and just a short walk from the gates of Old Quebec. It's very large, and very beautiful. It's a great... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Paul U
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't miss this one! It's right in front of the national assembly, and just a short walk from the gates of Old Quebec. It's very large, and very beautiful. It's a great meeting place, and the scenery that surrounds it is wonderful!

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful flowers surround the fountain and the parliament makes a great background. Just outside the old city.

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1 Thank Packerfancheesehead
Halstead, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice area. We were there during the Carnaval, so a nice landmark, and nice history to go along with it.

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1 Thank beth ann k
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 479 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fountain is quite attractive in this lovely park. We cannot miss it once in the park, which is quite close to the Parliament Building. I found out that it has 43 water jets. The statues included in the fountain are quite beautiful as well. What intrigues me in this park are the huge orange pots. It adds character to... More 

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1 Thank Robby G C
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107 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Fountain has a nice design and located in front of the Parliament. Some benches around it, provide people to seat and enjoy the water and flowers.

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1 Thank Parvin S
Crossville, Tennessee
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213 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Beautiful fountain in front of the Parliament Building in Quebec. We had used the local bus system and there is a drop off @ the fountain, just tell the friendly bus drivers where you want to get off.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

These monuments have a big play on the history there and at night is lighted with really beautiful purple lights. Do get to see it in both day and night time.

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1 Thank luanadelfin0
indy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

It would have been better with running water, but maybe not. without the water you get an unobstructed view of the statuary that adorns two levels of the fountain. the small flower gardens circling (literally) the fountains add a splash of color to make this a beautiful site with or without the fountains running.

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1 Thank tradIndy
Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

just in front of the Parliament Building of Quebec ; purchased from France and renovated by the Simons family, then offered to Quebec City for its 400th anniversary ( 2008) . Not running from november to april.

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Alberta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is a spot that would be more significant if you do a little research before you go. This fountain was a gift to Quebec and has a lot to see - just not always easy if there is a lot of traffic.

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