Take a breath of fresh air in the heart of the city while strolling on the ice on the Plains of Abraham. Located at playing fields, the rink allows visitors to fully enjoy winter, free of charge.
The skating rink can accommodate up to 350 skaters and will be in place until March 13.
On site, equipment rental (ice skates, snowshoes and skis) as well as food and refreshments (lunch counter) are offered in the comfort of the heated skaters' chalet.
Where: Located at the playing fields, west of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec - see map.
When: Currently opened. From mid-December, 2015 until March 13, 2016.
Cost: Free access.
Schedule: Daily, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sporadic closure possible according to activities
In addition to the regular schedule, time slots have been added for training purposes for speed skaters: Saturdays and Sundays between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.
Skaters' chalet: Located at the playing fields. Open every day, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. (unless otherwise stated).
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Photo courtesy : Ville de Québec