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Morrin Centre

44 Chausee des Ecossais | Quebe, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4H3, Canada
+1 418-694-9147
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Unknown history of Quebec City comes to life

The tour brought to light a few pieces of Quebec City history that many of its citizens don't even... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rcvog1972
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Quebec City
Louise Penny's "Lit and His"

Any Anglo visiting Vieux Québec should make a quick stop here and perhaps take a tour. There is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
steven g
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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44 Chausee des Ecossais | Quebe, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4H3, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The tour brought to light a few pieces of Quebec City history that many of its citizens don't even hear about! The tour guides are dressed in period dress and are quite knowledgeable about the centre and the city itself. The tour is a must...More

Thank Rcvog1972
Reviewed 1 week ago

Any Anglo visiting Vieux Québec should make a quick stop here and perhaps take a tour. There is, apparently, little left of the English ascendancy in town, and this is a symbolic relic. Louise Penny's Inspector Gamache novel, "Bury Your Dead," is largely set at...More

Thank steven g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do you love history & culture? Then a trip to the Morrin Centre (a National Historic Site of Canada) should be on your list. The building has a very interesting past as the home of several important institutions within the city over the past 200...More

Thank debrakgrose
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Took the guided tour with a very informative guide . Learned a lot about early history of Quebec and also of some of the rest of Canada . Personally interested in GOAL history and this is one that is in great shape, and my guide...More

Thank penetangfamily
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Charming English library. Make sure to have a look at the General Wolfe wooden statue and ask the attendant to tell you its story. very funny.

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

An english language library going back to 1824! A must see for a) history buffs, b) fans of author Louise Penny ( Bury your dead), and/or c) books and library aficionados. Great for kids as well.More

Thank michelbellhelico
Stefanie J, Guided Tours Coordinator at Morrin Centre, responded to this review

Hello michelbellhelico, Thank you for your nice comment. Founded in 1824 by the Earl of Dalhousie, governor of Lower Canada, the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec was Canada’s first learned society. In the last decade, the Society has broadened its mandate. The building was...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Arriving to this place mean by its name, a place to share culture and nobody was able to give us, my friends and me, the necessary information.More

Thank Marina C
Stefanie J, Guided Tours Coordinator at Morrin Centre, responded to this review

Hi Marina C, I'm sorry you weren't able to find the information you were looking for. All staff and volunteers are informed about upcoming events, so I'm also a bit surprised to learn about your situation. Information on our upcoming events is quite widely available...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I stopped in on a day where they weren't running full tours, but I spent a while visiting the library. Definitely worth a visit, and the story about the General Wolfe statue is great!More

Thank Victoria B
Stefanie J, Guided Tours Coordinator at Morrin Centre, responded to this review

Hello Victoria B, Thank you for your nice comment. I am happy that you were able to visit our beautiful library, and do hope you will be able to come back for a full tour. For more information on tour schedules, and cultural events, such...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Go and visit to jail and maybe get spooked :) The librairie is beautiful. we've had a few event there and the staff is really polite.More

Thank leeloubme
Stefanie J, Guided Tours Coordinator at Morrin Centre, responded to this review

Hello leeloubme, Thank you for your nice comment! I do hope that you were able to visit our 19th century chemistry lab hidden away on the 4th floor and took at peak at the oldest book in our collection! Thank you and please come back...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016

A lovely woman in the Quebec city tourist office marked this place on our map and told us we could stop in and have a look around. I'm so glad we did. We did not have time for a tour but did have time to...More

Thank viajero5
Stefanie J, Guided Tours Coordinator at Morrin Centre, responded to this review

Hello viajero5, Thank you for the nice comment! Aside from taking a look at our collection of English books in the Victorian library, we also offer the public a chance at taking a guided tour, rent one of our beautiful spaces at an affordable cost,...More

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Linda I
How close is the center to Hotel Manoir d'Auteuil ? What are the times for the tours ?
2 June 2016|
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Response from Stefanie J | Property representative |
Hi Linda, The Morrin Centre is about a 5 to 7 minute walk from Hotel Manoir d'Auteuil. Thank you Travellove414 for your instructions on how to get to the Centre. The entrance fee for the Discovery tour is $11 for general... More
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Anais E
Bonjour, je cherhce un hotel pas cher pour 6 nuits, le lomardy hotel me semble correct, est-ce près de Mimai Beach et des actvitées de Miami,, des transports en commun? Pour les voyageurs avez-vous passé un bon séjour dans cet hotel et qu'avez-vous visité? Un personnel de l'hotel viendra nous chercher à l'aéroport international?
17 January 2015|
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Response from Mario L | Reviewed this property |
Bonjour, si je comprend bien c'est a Miami Floride que vous voulez de l'info, mais mon article est sur la ville de Québec, désolé.
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