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Le Parc du Bois-de-Coulonge

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Address: 1215,Grande Allee Ouest, Quebec City, Quebec G1S 1E7, Canada
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Beautiful place for a picnic

This park/gardens is a peaceful beautiful place for a stroll, picnic. It includes pathways through beautiful woods, formal gardens and sweeping lawns and views of the St Lawrence... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2016
hollybG6053HV
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Brattleboro, Vermont
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Brattleboro, Vermont
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

This park/gardens is a peaceful beautiful place for a stroll, picnic. It includes pathways through beautiful woods, formal gardens and sweeping lawns and views of the St Lawrence river, picnic tables and a playground area.

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

This parc is outside of the traffic and yet not to far west of the old town. If during your visit you the desir to slow down the pace of the racing touristic run, this is a sweet parc.

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Ithaca, New York
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We did not know what this park was, but I had heard of a "governor's garden" and kept asking where it was. Finally a very helpful Citadel guide sent us here for "really beautiful flowers & trees." So right! And there is even a connection to the Governor General of the Province. What a find. Interesting history, although all signs... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Beautifull location, a must visit if you want to find out about early Quebec city farming. Owned by differents influancial people

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Kelowna, Canada
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87 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This is a park from my childhood. I used to toboggan here but I'm not sure it's still done. We spent a couple of hours here and walked the whole park. It's serene and beautiful. You do need to pay for parking with coins or credit cards. There is a children's play area as well.

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Anther nice place where you can walk in Quebec It is a beautifull park so many tree and flowers. It is always nice to have a park in the middle of the city.

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Quebec City, Canada
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26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

Big public park with perennials, annual plants, roses, numerous varieties of trees, water gardens, one big fontain, birds, hawks, squirrels, old buildings (stable, henhouse ... )and a beautiful tea room. Belongs to La Commission de la capitale national du Qc depuis 1996. Great for picnics, running, biking, romantic walks, photography (a lot of different species of birds) :-)

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Milton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

The really noteworthy feature is the collection of trees on your way in. The beautiful building that used to be the stable has amazing architecture. The gardeners are not elaborate but they really are quite lovely and the setting is beautiful to relax in the afternoon and watch the sailboats on the St. Lawrence. It's a shame the original residence... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

We gathered lots of interesting information about the history of the buildings and the park, the man in the office was so happy to pass his knowledge on to us, and two Americans, visiting at the same time as us. A very nice way to spend a couple of hours, and calming. Thank you. Irene and Dave

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New Jersey, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

It is easy to miss, but you will want to go back. The park is a couple of miles outside of the Old Town. Two kilometers of walking paths ring grass fields, gardens, fountains, benches, and wonderful views of the St Lawrence River. The park is free, but there is a small fee for parking

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