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A UNESCO world heritage treasure, Old Québec is a real‑life time machine. Head out in search of the past in a North American locale full of European charm.
As Canada turns 150, the country’s rich heritage will be on display in Québec City.

Travel Back to 1608

Québec City invites you to discover the relics of its past and travel back in time to the era of French and British colonization. Discover the city’s must‑see historic attractions.

Step back in time

Come and Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday

In 2017, enjoy free admission at all Parks Canada sites and attend the events and festivals that are getting a big boost for Canada’s 150th!

Discover the festivities

Visit Old Québec on Foot

Within the walls of Old Québec lie 400 years of history. Architectural, artistic, and cultural treasures await around every corner! Stroll along cobblestone streets and admire its European charm and the surrounding fortifications.

Take a virtual tour of Old Québec

History in the Spotlight

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