We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Place Royale

27 rue Notre-Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
+1 418-646-3167
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Quebec City Sightseeing Tour
More Info
and up
Quebec City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
More Info
and up
Quebec City Walking Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
This famous town plaza is the heart of historic Lower Town and has been an important social center since the city's founding.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
27 rue Notre-Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-646-3167
Write a Review
Reviews (1,405)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 831 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The square was filled with people and a bunch of old cars. With all the cars and the people it was pretty crowded. I enjoyed it none the less. Especially the Notre Dame Des Victoires Church that is located in the square. The church is...More

Thank where2nextbabe
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a crowded area with wonderful old Quebec buildings. The Notre Dame church is here as well as restaurants and shopping. There were two large cruise ships in port so I think the foot traffic was particularly busy. We were able to easily walk...More

Thank bczican
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is nice. It looks like a hollywood studio. Since the location is narrowed.But you can see the chapel there. And the place was decorated with pumpkins since we came there this fall. It looks so nice seems like you are in Scotland.

Thank Solanah A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful view of old French building and church. Enjoyed it more since we had a private guide for a walking tour who explained the marks on the ground and history.

Thank Utahmom6
Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed escaping the crowds in this charming part of town. Not only beautiful, but equipped with nice shops and restaurants. We enjoyed our time in Place Royale!

Thank Kgirl00
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ever since 1608, this has been the center of activity in old Quebec. It is still a great place to wander, or sit with a drink, and watch the crowds. It is very touristy during the day, but go back in the evening and it...More

Thank Lonelobster
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was very close to our hotel and an easy walk. It was a majestic square with restaurants and famous church.

Thank edub33
Reviewed 1 week ago

what a perfect spot to sip a hot chocolat and watch the world (and tourists) go by. From the lovely restaurants to Notre-Dame-des-Victoires, it's the place to be

Thank Kathy R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Center of all things I Old Quebec. If your g4oup needs a meeting spot after everyone goes off in their own direction this I’d the place to rendezvous. Plenty of benches and ice cream and coffee shops are nearby.

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Totally renovated and preserved neighbourhood. The restaurants and shops around the place play certainly a role for having activities around it.

Thank Kuy Ly A
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Initiale
615 reviews
.10 km away
Toast! Restaurant
943 reviews
.15 km away
Il Matto
923 reviews
.15 km away
Bistro Sous le Fort
1,252 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Quebec
10,600 reviews
.13 km away
Breakneck Steps (L'Escalier Casse-Cou)
552 reviews
.06 km away
Eglise Notre Dame des Victoires
269 reviews
.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Place Royale staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines