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Parc de l'Esplanade

Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
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Address: 60, rue d'Auteuil | Parc Urbain, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4C4, Canada
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This former area for military parades has been transformed into a popular...

This former area for military parades has been transformed into a popular urban park.

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Great statues and convenient parking!

The Parc de l'Esplanade is a little park located between 2 gates (St Louis and Dauphine) along the fortifications of Old Quebec on one side and the Rue d'Auteuil on the other... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
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Weston, Florida
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indy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 396 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

The Parc starts at the gate on the Rue Dauphine (port Kent I think) on the north and travels along the old town wall to the Porte Saint Louis on the south end. You can continue north or south from the park on the walls going to the Porte Jean on the north and all the way to the citadel... More 

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Weston, Florida
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

The Parc de l'Esplanade is a little park located between 2 gates (St Louis and Dauphine) along the fortifications of Old Quebec on one side and the Rue d'Auteuil on the other. There are parking, a nice playground, toilets and sculptures along the sidewalks. It is very convenient if you have a car and you want to visit the Citadelle,... More 

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Tampa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It was a pretty park where you could explore some of the fortifications but not as nice as the Plains of Abraham. If I wanted a big park, I would prefer there

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Well maintained, you can enjoy the parks plant life, observe the views in the distance, or just sit and relax, while people watching. The park borders along beautiful old homes, now converted into lodging.

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Rye Brook, New York
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Reviewed 1 January 2012

Manicured lawns, artfully sculptured gardens feast for the eyes.

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