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Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site, Quebec City

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Visit the only still-standing fortified city walls north of Mexico at Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site, part of Quebec's World Heritage-listed historic district. The 17th-century walls include four surviving gates, where original stonework was reinforced by the British after taking Quebec City in 1759. Explore the impressive fortifications, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, and get to know a part of Canada's colonial history. Arrange to visit Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site and other attractions in Quebec City using our Quebec City tourist route planner.
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  • Another place that is part of the historic environment of the city of Quebec. Pretty much, it's worth it to stop by
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  • visit, lanreleve of the guard, the view of the river and the Museum are to see in inclurebdansnun travel
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  • These are kind of hard to miss for people walking around the old town in Quebec, but if one takes a moment to figure out what they are, it adds to the overall experience of a visit to Quebec City. Bec...  more »