Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site
is located in Québec City’s Limoilou neighbourhood. This urban park is the perfect place to relax, enjoy recreational activities or make discoveries. Ready to learn something new? Find out all about Jacques Cartier and his shipmates’ first winter in Canada--spent on this very site near the Iroquoian village of Stadacona--and discover the fascinating story of the first Jesuit missionary residence in Québec City. In need of some fun? Enjoy community events and family activities, ride the park’s bike paths, explore an astoundingly rich ecosystem or enjoy a picnic on the grass. It’s an inspiring spot to get away from it all in the heart of the city!