- Type: Landmarks
NileGuide Expert Says:
Walking along the walls of this ancient city is a great idea, but don’t forget to wear appropriate footwear. It can be pretty slippery on the walls, especially in the winter months!
- There's something fascinating about walking the length of this wall surrounding the city. Perhaps it's the wonderful view that it offers of passersby on top of St. John's Gate or the panoramic views of Lower Town, but the sense of history as the only remaining fortified city in North America certainly doesn't hurt either. Whether you take a guided tour or walk it alone, the Fortifications of Quebec is a must see!
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Ask Quebec City Locals about Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site
- tel: +1 418 641 6654(Tourist Information)
- fax: +1 418 641 6578(Tourist Information)
- 1 Côte de la Citadelle
- Quebec City, QC G1R 3R2
- Interpretation Centre: Oct 11-May 9: by reservation; May 10-Oct 10: Daily 10a-5p; Guided tours: Jun 1-Jun 24, Aug 30-Oct 10: 1p (English), 3p (French); Jun 25-Aug 29: 10a & 1:30p (English & French), 3p (English)
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