WALKING TOURS

The darkest years of New France are just around the corner!

Follow your ghostly host Marie Rivière or Jean Rattier and see what history has to offer!

Option #1

Animated guided tour

“Crimes in New France”

Duration : 90 minutes

Through the dark side stories told by your ghostly host, discover more about the wretched crimes, arrests and executions that happened centuries ago. More “alive” than ever, your new friend will lead you through Old Quebec. Let the lugubrious atmosphere that reigns inside the walls of the old city invade you once the sun is gone. Learn all about the sordid details of a history that has been hidden for too long.

Departures is in front of the Morrin Centre, 44, Chaussée des Écossais street. The end of this tour is on Place Royale.

Schedule

May : Every night

June : Every night, except for june 30th

July and August : Sunday, Monday and Thursday

September and October : Every night, except Saturday nights and October 26th.

November : Saturday nights

Rates

  • Adult: $20.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $17.00
  • Child under 9 : 1 free per adult 

Our walking tours are neither refundable nor exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside.

Option #2

Interactive Street theatre

” Legends and Superstitions”

Duration : 90 minutes

Discover legends, traditions, uncommon beliefs and disturbing historical facts. Let yourself be seduced by Will-o-wisps that get awoken right in front of you…but be careful, some stories might make you lose your head!

*Family-friendly tour

Departures is on Place d’armes in front of the 12, Ste. Anne Street, near the fountain. The end of this tour is on Place Royale.

Schedule

July and August : Tuesday and Friday

September : 9th and 22nd

October : 14th

Rates

  • Adult: $25.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $22.00
  • Child under 9 : 1 gratuity per adult

Our walking tour is neither refundable nor exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside. 

Option #3

Interactive Street Theatre

“Crimes in New France”

Duration :1h45-2h00

Formerly a den of iniquity for a significant number of criminals, New-France now emerges from the past to expose you to sordid crimes committed hundreds of years ago. The Original Ghost Walking Tour offers you a fascinating step back into the past. For two hours, walk through the heart of Old Quebec City accompanied by your extraordinary ghostly guide, Jean or Marie! Throughout the walk, they will keep you captivated and introduce you to ghosts of past criminals.  Be careful, some of these ghosts may be waiting for you…

Departures is in front of the Morrin Centre, 44, Chaussée des Écossais street. The end of this tour is on Place Royale.

Schedule

June : 24th

July and August : Wednesday and Saturday

September : 1st, 15th and 29th

October : 6th and 21st

Rates

  • Adult: $25.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $22.00
  • Child under 9 : 1 gratuity per adult

Our walking tour is neither refundable nor exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside. 

Option #4

Halloween Special

Duration : 2h30

Come discover the dark side of the history of New-France with your favorite ghostly guides, Jean Rattier or Marie Rivière! Just in time for Halloween, learn about the dark and sometimes gruesome past of the colony.

Meet the ghosts of criminals, hear about tales of yore and discover the heart of Quebec City like you’ve never seen it before! Over 15 spectral characters will be greeting you in the dark streets. But beware!
They might not all be well-meaning…

Schedule

October 26th and 27th at 7pm

Rates

  • Adult: $30.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $25.00
  • Children (5 to 9 years old): $10.00

Our walking tour is neither refundable nor exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside. 

Option #5

Animated guided tour

“Winter in New-France”

Duration : 75 minutes

Experience the lighter sides of colonial history with our new ‘‘Winter in New France’’ tour! During the coldest season, come and warm your hearts with stories of New-France’s winter traditions and practices.

The brightly decorated streets of old Quebec’s lower town will come alive with the help of your spirited guides, Jean Rattier or Marie Rivière!

Schedule

January : Saturday’s 12th-19th-26th

February: Saturday’s 2nd-9th-16th and 23rd

 

18h55 pm

Rates

  • Adult: $20.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $15.00
  • Children (5 to 9 years old): $10.00

Our walking tour is neither refundable not exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside. 

Option #6

Interactive street theatre

“Christmas in New-France”

 Duration : 75 minutes

This option is our beloved Winter in New France, but with a special focus on Christmas! Experience this jolly walk with characters from the past…or even from the imagination.

Schedule

December :

Saturday: 1st-8th-15th-22nd                   18h55

Sunday: 2nd-9th-16th-23rd                     15h55

26th-27th-28th-29th-30th                       15h55/18h55

Our walking tour is neither refundable not exchangeable. Our ghosts are walking rain or shine. In case of rain, please bring rain gears and and umbrella. You may also want to wear warm clothes since the tour is taking place exclusively outside. 

Rates

  • Adult: $25.00
  • Student (10 to 17 years old) / Senior: $22.00
  • Children (5 to 9 years old): $10.00