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Plains of Abraham, Quebec City
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Visit Plains of Abraham, a historic area where the Battle for the Plains of Abraham took place in 1759. British forces invaded Quebec and defeated French troops, which led to the surrender of the city. Each year, the park sees millions of visitors and hosts sports, concerts, and festivals on an annual basis. It covers an area of 98 ha (240 ac) and features an interpretive center, as well as walking trails. For Plains of Abraham and beyond, use our Quebec City family vacation planner to get the most from your Quebec City vacation.
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  • Wow ice skiing next time I bring my skates great atmosphere, everyone is friendly and energetic
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  • We have done a very nice walk in the snow, great views, a corner of nature in the city!
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  • I did a guided tour and later a walk around the Plains of Abraham as it was close to my hotel. Like all places of historical interested the area is well preserved, information displays are on hand. We...  more »
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  • Magnifique et vaste !
  • Visited in spring this time. Great expansive views. You can walk run and bike in historic park setting. Wonderful!
  • 350 steps up Governor's Walk....Promenade des Gouverneurs....but well worth it. Can continue around and on top of old wall for a nice walk.
  • Great place for a little dose of history and nature. You can walk to the famous Chateau Frontenac from there while admiring the gorgeous Saint Lawrence river scenery. Must do while in the city.
  • Again this is a must see place in Qubec city. Do not miss this and give it ample amount of time. You can drive here close to the spot which is good.