Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site

Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site - Real. Inspiring.

Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site commemorates the defence system developed between 1608 and 1871 in Québec, Canada's main stronghold during the colonial period.

This site invites you to discover the rich military history of Québec, which is the only remaining fortified city north of Mexico, a distinction that has led to its status as a UNESCO World Heritage City.

Visit these pages and discover the history and programs of this outstanding national historic site.