Trip Planner:   Canada  /  Quebec  /  Quebec City  /  Place Royale

Place Royale, Quebec City

4.8
#5 of 28 in Neighborhoods in Quebec
Historic Walking Area · Neighborhood
Create an itinerary including Place Royale
See the cradle of French civilization in North America at Place Royale, a historic square around which Quebec was established in 1608. Visit the oldest stone church in North America, featuring a suspended model of a ship from its barrel vault ceiling, and learn about the history of the first colonists of New France at the museum. Admire a large mural depicting the life of colonists from various stages of Quebec's history, and stroll the historic cobbled streets lined with cafes, restaurants, and shops. Plan a Quebec City trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
Create a full itinerary - for free!

Tours to Place Royale

Place Royale reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
1,926 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Place Royale is a picturesque town square with historic stone buildings, cobblestone streets and the Notre Dame Des Victoires church. It’s the location where Quebec City was founded by Samuel de... 
    Place Royale is a picturesque town square with historic stone buildings, cobblestone streets and the Notre Dame Des Victoires church. It’s the location where Quebec City was founded by Samuel de...  more »
  • Place Royal is located in a central point in the lower village of Old Quebec. It is where the city was founded by Samuel Champlain the the 1600’s. Now it is a picturesque area surrounded by stores... 
    Place Royal is located in a central point in the lower village of Old Quebec. It is where the city was founded by Samuel Champlain the the 1600’s. Now it is a picturesque area surrounded by stores...  more »

Plan your trip to Quebec City

  • Get a personalized trip
    A full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.