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This former area for military parades has been transformed into a popular urban park.
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60, rue d'Auteuil | Parc Urbain, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4C4, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-523-6595
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Near the parliament gardens is the Esplanade park, a nice and very maintained park with some great views of nearby fountain and a nice resting place during wandering around Quebec, also some marvellous large plant pots with sun flowers.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed September 30, 2017

We woke up to a view of this park in Old Quebec City daily from our hotel room during a recent stay. The park -- a parade ground for British troops in 1830 -- follows the fortress wall at the rear and rue d'Auteuil at...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this park and ended up spending a bit of time here enjoying the view and walking the paths. It's clean great for exercise.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank waterytart207
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Park de l'Esplanade playground is across from La Citadelle (Parks Canada) and Hotel Manoir De L'Esplanade, where there's limited parking curbside. (I also saw a blue Cinepopup for the Quebec film festival Sept. 13-23.) A public washroom is beside the playground and fountain in the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Get some great views of the city from this park. I did an early morning workout there- sharing the space with other early morning fitness fans.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sarsaf
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Pleasant small park near the Fountaine de Tourny and the St Louis gate. It you take the Parks Canada fortifications tour, you will gain access to the powder magazine located in the park.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed November 12, 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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank tradIndy
Reviewed October 3, 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...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 27, 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

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed October 10, 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.

Date of experience: September 2015
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