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Aquarium du Quebec

#22 of 214 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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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 3 days ago
Robert S
Small but quaint place

A two-hour morning visit was very enjoyable. There were a couple of any walruses and a seal show... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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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” (132 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 3 days 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

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 days 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.

Thank CristinaNYC07
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank ckarschn
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Tanice M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two hours meandering through the Aquarium with our 2kids (ages 6 and 14). Nice combination of outdoor and indoor displays. Consider buying tickets online to avoid the long entrance line. Highlights are the amazing jellyfish displays, the touch pools with rays and the sea...More

Thank atrb22
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Andreia C
How much is the ticket?
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
how long does the entire tour of the aquarium take?
15 April 2017|
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Response from Manon F | Property representative |
Generally 3 hours. ;)
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mberg56
IS the facility handicapped ,wheelchair accessible?
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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