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Observatoire de la Capitale, Quebec City

Categories: Observation Decks, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web
Situated on the 31st and top floor of the Marie-Guyart Building, Observatoire de la Capitale offers a 360 degrees view of Québec City from 221 m (692 ft) above street level. Climb the city's tallest building, towering over the center of Parliament Hill, and visit the famous observatory. Enjoy views over the whole city, the St Lawrence River, and the area around the capital. Join the more than 1 million visitors who have enjoyed the view from the observatory since its opening in 1998, before learning about the history of Québec and relaxing with a drink. Use our Quebec City vacation builder to arrange your visit to Observatoire de la Capitale and other attractions in Quebec City.
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  • 34 floors up to the most amazing views of the city! AND great explanations on interactive screens - you point and click and the explanations are there. Plus there are a couple guides up top to answer ...  read more »
  • If you can, make this your first stop in Quebec City. It gives a great panoramic view of the city. Lots of touch screens to tell you what you are seeing, with history included. Very helpful staff. 
  • Peak a clear day and you will enjoy it greatly! Best views of the city...not only the most notorious places, but finding the red-roofed house, the beautiful buildings seen from above and just the move...  read more »
  • This is one of the tallest buildings in Quebec City and probably the best place to see the city from above, including historic Old City and the Saint Lawrence River. Highly recommended for cityscape fanatics like me!
  • It's a really fun place! Great view of Qc City 👍 Too bad, they're not open at night.
  • Wonderfull views!
  • Nice view of Quebec. Mind the limited opening hours.
  • Besides being able to have a 360-degree view of the city, the observatory is equipped with informative tablets, from which you can learn more about the buildings you are seeing.
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