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Fun small street to sample artisans

It was cold and windy. Kudos to artists for staying open. I enjoyed the variety of subject matter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ELLlady
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CT
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Right in the middle of the old city, this short street has several artists selling good quality... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Voyageurparaffaires
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Quebec City, Canada
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Numerous artists gather on this crowded Lower Town street to display their work.
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Rue du Tresor | Situee entre la rue Ste-Anne et de Buade, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4L8, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was cold and windy. Kudos to artists for staying open. I enjoyed the variety of subject matter and techniques,

Thank ELLlady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little alley of a street connects the Place d’Armes with the Rue du Buade, on the side of the cathedral. It’s lined with the works of plenty of artists, available in all different media and prices. I meant to buy something here when I...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2018

We strolled down this very small street several times as its location is excellent. Would call it more of a selling street than a tourist attraction. Some lovely artwork, with a diversity of paintings.

Thank SPH78
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Right in the middle of the old city, this short street has several artists selling good quality souvenirs (small paintings, drawings, etc.). Several represent Quebec City but others differ. Not an art gallery, more touristy, but the ambiance is good and one can easily bring...More

Thank Voyageurparaffaires
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Local art abounds. Worth the time to consider what is available. Found some lovely photographs. So easy to pack.

Thank Tootbelle
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Rue du Tresor resembled Montmarte of Paris, an ally full of artists. Worth the visit when visitors are in Quebec City.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 16 September 2018

This is a must do when in Old Quebec. Plenty of artists and artwork. We bought a nice painting of a house near to our hotel. A great piece to remember our trip. The artists will talk to you all day long, but there is...More

Thank CKTA
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Numerous artists display their artwork and it is available for purchase. An array of items are available.

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Local artists are set up here as street vendors. Prices are wide ranged as well as the products themselves. Very unique.

Thank Kristina Z
Reviewed 22 August 2018

It was a very busy place around lunchtime, with many tourists dealing with the artists. Some very nice work made available at a reasonable price. Short alley but lots of atmosphere.

Thank Charles G
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Response from Mellie2013 | Reviewed this property |
Greetings! The Quebec City train station stop is close to Old Quebec. It is a doable walk, bus or cab ride from the station if the weather is fine. Of course, that is dependent upon where in Old Quebec one is staying. We... More
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