Admission & Opening Hours

Observatoire de la Capitale is Québec City’s highest lookout point. It offers visitors breathtaking panoramas from 221 m above sea level in the heart of the city center. Come take in 400 years of Québec City history in a single glance.

February 1st to Thanksgiving (Mid-October
Every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Thanksgiving (Mid-October) to January 31st
Tuesday to Sunday (Closed on Monday) 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Last elevator up at 16 h 40.

Evening or early morning access for groups upon reservation.


Including taxes

Adults : $14
Students : $11
65 years and over : $11
12 years and under : Free

Panoramic Visa: $28,75

Special group rates upon reservation.

The Panoramic visa, your year-round pass

For a great price of $28,75 (including taxes), the Panoramic Visa allows you to enjoy the most spectacular lookout point in Québec City—the 31st floor of the Marie-Guyart building—year round. An unlimited acces to Observatoire de la Capitale, to admire a symphony of colors and shapes unfolds through the seasons.

Observatoire de la Capitale is an initiative of

Commission de la capitale nationale