The Quartier Petit Champlain is known as one of the most beautiful site of Old Quebec. Located at the bottom of the cliff under the Château Frontenac, this authentic area is a “must see” when visiting Quebec. Particularly magical during winter, illuminated by thousand of lights, the pedestrian streets offer a variety of interesting shops and restaurants in a romantic setting every season.

To fully experience the Quartier Petit Champlain, take the time to shop … This is where you will meet people passionate about this little part of Quebec.

Regrouped as a cooperative for 30 years now, the craftsmen and merchants of the Quartier Petit Champlain collectively own 27 buildings and are proud to be the guardians of this wonderful heritage. In their shops you will discover their creations and favourite findings from here and around the world.
The Quartier Petit Champlain shops are open all year round!

Here is what you will find at Quartier Petit Champlain:


Original findings, decorative arts, creations from here and elsewhere.


Hub of arts and crafts with creations from hundreds of Quebec’s artisans. Every day is a celebration of their know-how. Also discover treasures from elsewhere: original, exclusive, authentic, beautiful…for your decorative pieces or that very special gift.


Art galleries of Quartier Petit Champlain invite you to discover an impressive collection of artwork from Quebec artists and from elsewhere. Be it with magnificent paintings or sculptures, the gallery-owners will seduce art lovers with many renowned artists.

You will literally be immersed in the creative universe of talented artists and Quebec art lovers will be conquered!


Fine jewellery with fancy or custom made jewels to your liking. Le Forgeron d’Or offers creations from here and elsewhere that suit all occasions.


With its Quebec designer creations and renowned collections, the Petit Champlain district features a variety of fashion boutiques that offer not only clothing, but also purses, luggage, shoes, hats, and scarves.


Whether you want to have a family meal, a romantic dinner, a bite on the go, or just a glass of something, choose one of the friendly bistros or cafés in the Petit Champlain district.


Be it for a visit with lanterns telling you 400 years of stories of murders, executions, mysterious ghosts sightings, tragedies and haunting or to see an excellent show in a warm atmosphere at the Petit Champlain Theater, you will find something to entertain you! Furthermore, if you would like to have group travel,  bus tours or one-day cruises organized for you, call Gestion en tourisme de Quebec!


For room spray, perfumes and body care, stop looking! The best place where to find quality products is without any doubt, Quartier Petit Champlain.


Quartier Petit Champlain offers a wide variety of shops where to find a souvenir or a memorable gift, for all ages and all tastes.


Enjoy a delicious selection of Quebec specialties and sweet treats, such as chocolate, nougats, pastries, candy, maple products, and jam.