My 4 year old daughter loved it.
I kept my disappointment to myself: didn't want to spoil her fun.
The prices of admission were different from brochure;
The attendants were either depressed or really really missing Santa;
The prices of the gift shop were outrageous;
At the gift shop they were selling a 50 cent worth Christmas ornament written poorly... plus
We planned a trip with a 2 year old and visiting the castle was the main reason we went to Riviere du Loup. Unfortunately, the hours they advertise for the fall (Labour Day to Dec 31) are for the gift store only. The castle itself is only open during the summer months when kids are out of school. The store... plus