Discover Nanaimo's Charming Heritage Shopping District

Old City Quarter

Welcome to the OCQ. This eclectic neighbourhood boasts a vibrant community of independent businesses from specialty boutiques to professional services to top-notch eateries. Originally the economic centre of the city, the area is a charming mix of revitalized heritage buildings and thoughtful new development. The charm and character of heritage architecture, walkable streets and unexpected artfulness provides the perfect backdrop for a unique shopping and dining experience.



Fitzwilliam St


V9R 3A7

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