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Aquarium du Quebec

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1675 des Hotels Ave | (Highway 73, exit 132), Quebec City, Quebec G1W 4S3, Canada
+1 418-659-5266
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A good place to visit

Enjoyed the jellyfish and seahorses in particular in the indoor exhibits. Touching the stingrays... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
2juniors
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Kingston, Canada
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Nice little aquarium

Had a nice 2 hour journey of the aquarium. Large outdoor areas with polar bears, walruses, seals... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
fezza1968
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Melbourne, Australia
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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!
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea cucumbers” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the jellyfish and seahorses in particular in the indoor exhibits. Touching the stingrays was a unique experience and we got to see them being fed. It was a very cold day so we didn't linger too long at the outdoor exhibits, but did enjoy...More

Thank 2juniors
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had a nice 2 hour journey of the aquarium. Large outdoor areas with polar bears, walruses, seals, owls and a family of arctic foxes. Jellyfish & seahorses are well kept & good varieties. Touch pools for kids are available with stingrays, sea urchins, sea cucumber...More

Thank fezza1968
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is a small place,but neat, not for adults on their own. The company that buses people there picks up at the Frontenac,but should shorten the time allowed.

Thank Barb320_10
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Although it isn't huge, the aquarium had a lot of unique things to see. We especially enjoyed watching the walruses being fed, the jelly fish room, and the sting rays which we were allowed to pet as they drifted by. It has a wonderful playground...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I'm from Montreal and I heard about that aquarium and as soon as I saw pictures of that hallway with water and fish all around I knew I had to give it a visit. It's a small aquariums with different little buildings with themes. It's...More

Thank Vanessa C
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The aquarium is small compared to most we have visited, and perhaps it was the time of year we went (late September), but there was construction everywhere, the glass was dirty and foggy in a lot of enclosures, and some of the displays (the exotic...More

Thank Lauri W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We went without the kids and it was a nice visit. We spent the morning at the aquarium and had plenty of time to visit the exhibits and see the animals. The polar bears are gorgeous and the seal show is fun to watch. We...More

Thank Renee1708
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The aquarium is large, but not too large in size. Definitely expect to spend a few hours there. My boyfriend and I enjoyed ourselves, walking around looking at all the exhibits and the interactive components were really cool. You can pet sting rays and touch...More

Thank ColleenM07
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This aquarium has a two indoor pavilions and several outdoor enclosures with large mammals like walruses. There are also arctic foxes and birds of prey. Inside the pavilions are species of Quebec and tropical ones. Only complaint would be the exhibits could use updating and...More

1  Thank Geopiggy
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The whole family had fun in general. Beautiful aquariums with a lot of different species. At set times you can watch certain shows outside. The only downside for me was the loss of power (all day) they had the day we visited, only the generators...More

Thank Martin E
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HWBIGGS
12 October 2017|
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Response from Vanessa C | Reviewed this property |
No sadly
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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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