This National Historic Site is located atop Cap Diamant in Old Québec. Its walls encloses 300 years of history from the time of New France until today. Known as "the Gibraltar of the Americas" on account of its strategic location, the Citadelle has the star-shaped form characteristic of Vauban fortifications. Spectacular views of the city and the St. Lawrence River. Guided tours year-round. Changing of the Guard ceremony in the summer. Night tours in the summer and fall. Fees include admission to the new exhibit "Je me souviens" (I remember) and the Hall of Medals in the new regimental museum. In summer, the fees also include the Ceremony of the Changing of the Guard.
Hours: open year-round. May to October: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. November to April: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Admission: adults: $16; seniors and students: $13; c hildren aged 8 to 17: $6; children 7 and under accompanied by an adult: free; families: $32. Fees include taxes. Year-round, fees include admission to the new exhibit "Je me souviens" (I remember) and the Hall of Medals in the new regimental museum. In summer, the fees include the Changing of the Guard. Prices are subject to change without notice.
Closed: December 25 and January, 1.
Minimum duration of a visit: 01 h 00 + accès musée
Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.
1, côte de la Citadelle
Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec
|Establishment equipped for groups|
|Establishment offering individual activities for youth, Individual clients|
|Establishment offering group activities for youth|
Free outdoor bike parking on site, Free outdoor bus parking on site, Free outdoor car parking on site