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Battlefields Park (Parc des Champs-de-Bataille), Quebec City
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Stroll through Battlefields Park (Parc des Champs-de-Bataille), a historical urban national park and green lung of Quebec City. Established as a park in 1908, the area contains the Plains of Abraham--site of a famous 1759 battle between British and French forces. The British victory proved decisive for the subsequent development of the nation. View numerous pieces of artillery sprawled across the park and admire the Martello towers, which the British built to defend the city against an American siege. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Quebec City holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Battlefields Park (Parc des Champs-de-Bataille) and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Fantastic place to stroll and read up on some of the items that have history about the plains. in October they had items for a kind of garden of haunts that was cool to read about in history. Summers ...  more »
  • From the lower town, I walked the entire underside of the rade walls until you reach a very long staircase of nearly 500 wooden stairs, numbered by hand. At its peak, reached through the beautiful forest in which large scale goes up, I found myself in this battlefield, a green kept up with some fortifications you visit quickly. Nothing particular.
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  • Definite plus, to walk the plains, visit the information boards, enjoy the beautiful area, eat lunch on a bench outside