Québec’s Fortifications, surrounding Old Québec, are erected on a beautiful site atop the cliff and overlooking the St. Lawrence River. They contribute to designating Québec as a world heritage centre by UNESCO.

The winding streets with European flair encompasses :

  • the latin district;
  • churches with bell towers that redesign the skyline;
  • museums and interpretation centers;
  • busy commercial streets;
  • and even more!
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    Fortifications of Québec (National Historic Site)

    The fortifications surrounding Old Québec are close to 4.6 km in length. As you walk the walls, you'll learn about the defence system of North America's ...

    Fortifications of Québec (National Historic Site)
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    La Citadelle de Québec

    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. ...

    La Citadelle de Québec
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    Morrin Centre

    Visit Québec City's best-kept secret! Built over 200 years ago as the city's first prison, the Morrin Centre now houses one of Québec's most beautiful ...

    Morrin Centre
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    Les Délices de l'Érable

    The only maple museum of its kind in North America. Learn about the history of maple from the earliest times until today. Artefacts and video presentations. ...

    Les Délices de l'Érable
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    Musée du Fort

    Through a 30-minute sound and light show, travel back in time to the foundation of Québec to revisit the six military sieges that shaped its history! ...

    Musée du Fort
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    Musée de l'Amérique francophone

    Located on the Séminaire de Québec historical site dating back to 1663, discover the vitality of French-speaking North America, from its rich past and ...

    Musée de l'Amérique francophone
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    Musée des Ursulines de Québec

    Part of a complex considered one of the finest examples of conventional architecture in North America, this magnificent art and history museum displays ...

    Musée des Ursulines de Québec
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