Things to do

Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site

Located in the heart of Quebec City (Limoilou sector) and accessible by bike path, the Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site is an urban park combining nature and culture. Take advantage of free activities and events for the whole family to experience the site at its best. 

Several yellow tents pitched in the grass in front of mature trees.


Events at Cartier-Brébeuf National Historical site such as initiation to camping, outdoor and outdoor exhibitions in town.

 View of the bicycle path at Cartier-Brébeuf and of two women sitting on red chairs looking towards the camera.

Self-guided tour

Discover the site through four testimonies that link past and present using the Parks Canada mobile application.

A young man sitting on a picnic tablecloth reads a book at Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site.

Parks Canada Perfect Picnic

Encourage a local restaurant by picking up a take-out picnic at Cartier-Brébeuf, an enchanting place located in the heart of Quebec City.

A crouching Parks Canada guide offers an Xplorers guide to children.


The Xplorers booklet allows children to complete various missions and obtain an exclusive Cartier-Brébeuf souvenir!

Things to do

Sea birds Bird watching
Cross-country skiing Cross country skiing
Bicycles Cycling
Parking Pay parking
Dogs on leash Dog walking
Notice board Interpretive trail
Lookout Lookout
Photo Opportunity Photography
Picnic area Picnicking
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