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Place Royale, Quebec City

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See the cradle of French civilization in North America at Place Royale, a historic square around which Quebec was established in 1608. Visit the oldest stone church in North America, featuring a suspended model of a ship from its barrel vault ceiling, and learn about the history of the first colonists of New France at the museum. Admire a large mural depicting the life of colonists from various stages of Quebec's history, and stroll the historic cobbled streets lined with cafes, restaurants, and shops. Plan a Quebec City trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • A beautiful place filled with history and stamp! Also full of Nice shops and good restaurants.
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  • We have seen with its decoration of Christmas, snow and beautiful tree, don't forget to go see a few meters from where the mural painted on the gable of a house showing the major characters of the city.
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  • A beautiful square in the 'basse ville' with lots of history. Nice old (Notre Dame des Victoires) church and houses, magnificent fresco, etc. Halloween all over the place when we were visiting !  more »

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