15 Activities to Celebrate the Return of Spring in Québec City

Couple at Mont-Sainte-Anne in spring skiing
Mont-Sainte-Anne

Spring has finally sprung! As the days get longer and the sun shines brighter, it’s the perfect time to partake in a slew of fun activities.

  • 1 Spring Skiing

    Hit the slopes and enjoy well-earned après-ski at the region’s ski resorts

  • 2 Visit a Sugar Shack

    Indulge your sweet tooth at a sugar shack or enjoy fresh maple products right downtown.

  • 3 Observatoire de la Capitale

    Marvel in a birds-eye view of Québec City from Observatoire de la Capitale.

  • 4 Discover the Citadelle

    Visit the Citadelle de Québec, a fortress with a rich 300 year history.

  • 5 Wendake

    Discover First Nations life at the Huron-Wendat Museum or the Huron Traditional Site.

  • 6 Shopping

    Browse for some new spring wardrobe accessories on one of Québec’s great shopping streets.

  • 7 Public Artworks

    Admire Québec City’s many public artworks.

  • 8 Guided Tour

    Learn more about Québec City with a guided tour.

  • 9 Plains of Abraham Museum

    Go back in time and live the famous battles of the Plains of Abraham at Plains of Abraham Museum.

  • 10 Morrin Center

    Visit the Morrin Centre, the city’s first prison and its sumptuous library.

  • 11 Ice Cream

    Enjoy the first ice cream of the season.

  • 12 Parliament Building

    Visit the Parliament Building—it’s free!

  • 13 Art Galeries

    Go gallery hopping.

  • 14 Museums

  • 15 Nordic Spa

    Relax and catch a few rays at a Nordic spa.


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