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Program for accompanying Tours
2008 ICOMOS General Assembly

Monday, 29 September
  Arrival of participants

Tuesday, 30 September
Click Here to consult the itinerary for the day
8:30 a.m.

Visit to the Observatoire de la Capitale
Meet at the Observatoire de la Capitale, 1037 rue de la Chevrotière, 31st floor. Click Here to view the city map.

9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Visit to the Photographic Experience of Heritage exhibition

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Tour of the Ursulines de Québec Monastery

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Tour of the courtyard of the Séminaire, Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral and Notre-Dame Basilica-Cathedral

12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.


2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Tour of the Augustines Monastery and Hôtel-Dieu hospital
4 p.m. Free

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Opening banquet at the Convention Centre



Wednesday, 1 October

9:30 a.m.

Departure for the Huron-Wendake village

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Tour of Tsawenhohi House, Notre-Dame de Lorette Chapel, Kabir-Kouba falls and Wendake interpretation centre

12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Visit to the Wendake Hotel-Museum where lunch will be served

2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Return to city centre
Option 1: Tour of the interiors of old houses
Option 2: Geocoaching - CANCELLED
Option 3: Art dans la ville tour



Optional activity: whale-watching cruise
Participants must register:
Should you be interested in taking the cruise, please write to: pascale.dallaire@conferium.com
Price: $150

9 a.m. Departure for Baie Ste-Catherine (Whale watching)
12 p.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Whale-watching cruise on the St. Lawrence River
16h00 – 17h00 Thé à l’hôtel Tadoussac
8 p.m. – 11 p.m. Return to Québec City

Thursday, 2 October
9 a.m. – 10 a.m. Visit to the “Passagers/Passengers”
exhibition Espace 400e, Old Port, rue Saint-André

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Visit to the “Ephemeral Gardens” exhibition/installation

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Stroll around the Old Port public market

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Tour of Chevalier House

3 p.m. – 3.30 p.m.

Meeting with representatives from the Coopérative des artisans du Quartier Petit-Champlain

3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m

Free shopping on rue du petit Champlain
Optional activity: Dinner cruise on the M/V Louis Jolliet
Click Here for more information
Price: $85 (including a glass of wine)
7 p.m. – 10 p.m. Cruise on the M/V Louis Jolliet

Friday, 3 October

Participants who opt for the program for accompanying spouses at the price of $350 , are entitled to take one of the guided tours on 3 October Click Here for the list of tours offered.
IMPORTANT: You must specify your choice when you register.

Saturday, 4 October
  Free day

Sunday, 5 October
  Departure of post-conference tours (registration is required)
Click here for the complete schedule of post-conference tours.


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