Useful informations

Useful informations

The fortifications surrounding Old Québec are close to 4.6 km in length. Take a guided tour along the walls and experience three centuries of Québec City history as you admire the old town's distinctive cityscapes. You will thus better understand the defence system of North America's only remaining fortified city. Tours begin at the Frontenac kiosk on Dufferin Terrace. Continue your visit at Artillery Park where you will be charmed by the unique building interiors. 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Confederation. As a gift, Canada will offer free admission throughout the Parks Canada network on presentation of the National Discovery Passes, available at Fees may apply if you wish to improve your visit.

Schedule and Details

Hours: Frontenac Kiosk, Dufferin Terrace: May 20 to September 4, 10 a.m to 5:30 p.m. September 5 to October 9, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Departures for guided walking tours of the city walls: April 4 to May 19, upon reservation. May 20 to June 23, daily, 10:30 a.m. (French) and 2:30 p.m. (English). June 24 to September 4, daily, 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (French and English). September 5 to October 9, daily, 10:30 a.m. (French) and 2:30 p.m. (English).

Minimum duration of a visit: 01 h 30

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.


2, rue D'Auteuil
Québec, QC
G1R 5C2

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec


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Establishment equipped for groups
Establishment offering individual activities for youth, Individual clients
Establishment offering group activities for youth


Free outdoor bike parking on site

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English, French

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