Fortifications of Québec (National Historic Site)
Useful information

Useful information

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.

Schedule and Details

Hours: Frontenac kiosk, located on the Dufferin terrace: May 19 to October 8: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. October 9 to November 4: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fortifications of Québec guided tour in English: May 19 to October 8: 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. October 9 to November 4: 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Minimum duration of a visit: 1 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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Ability to host groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For groups
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Bike Parking: Free Outdoor on Site

We Speak

English, French

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