Le musée de la civilisation

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de la civilisation

A place of knowledge and ideas, Musée de la civilisation takes a fresh and often unexpected look at the human experience. With original and bold exhibitions, the Museum transports children and adults into the great cities of the world, fascinating ancient civilizations, significant sociocultural movements and the heart of Quebec society. Set in Old Quebec, Musée de la civilisation is a leading cultural experience for every family in the area and a top tourist attraction for visitors on vacation.

- Schedule -

Until June 23, 2018
Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

From June 24 to September 3, 2018
Open Daily: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Exceptionally, the Museum will close at 3:00 pm on Friday, October 26, 2018.

- Rates -

Adults (31+) : $17
18 – 30 :  $11
12 – 17) : $6
11 and under : Free
Families (2 adults & 3 children aged 12 to 17) : $38
Special rates for groups. Call 418 643-2158  

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- Good to know -

  • Guidelines for Visitors.
  • The admission fee also gives you access to all the exhibitions and workshops posted next to the reception desk.
  • Guided group visits for adults cost an additional $4 per person. Minimum fee of $60 per reservation.


- Information and reservations -

- Useful information -

T 418 643-2158
Toll free: 1 866 710-8031 (North America)

Services available

How to get there

85 Rue Dalhousie
Quebec City (Québec)         

By bus
The bus, a great way to get to the museum! Visit the RTC site for Circuit 1 and 11 schedules.

By car
Along Boulevard Champlain via Rue Saint-Paul, Rue Saint-André or Rue Dalhousie.
There are several paid parking lots in the surrounding streets.

On foot
Down Côte de la Montagne from upper town.
On the Quebec City-Lévis ferry from the south shore.
Along Rue Saint-Pierre from the Old Port.

Other place to visit

Exhibitions Exhibitions

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Activities Activities


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