This turnkey package invites school groups to a fun and educational half-day with three animated activities : 

  • Private Vadeboncoeur's great game at the Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site
  • On Her Excellency’s Secret Service at the Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle of Québec
  • Guided tour between the two locations

Descriptions of the activities:

Private Vadeboncoeur's great game
Soldiers, at attention! Relive the habits of soldier Vadeboncœur in the shell factory, visit barracks used by French soldiers and participate in the recreation of a battle. At the end of this activity, your students will be able to name the various components of the fortifications and decipher the codes found on the cannons.

On Her Excellency’s Secret Service (Residence of the General Governor at the Citadelle of Québec)
Based on the famous ClueTM board game, this activity brings students to explore the State rooms of the residence in their search for clues to solve a mystery. Three educational, interactive and fun missions are available, according to grade level. The suggested activities were designed to complement lessons students learn in class, in accordance with various provincial curricula.


Dates

Activity offered year round upon reservation

Prices

Parks Canada is pleased to offer free admission for youth at our parks and sites, however regular fees still apply for other experiences and services, such as guided tours.

Fees, taxes included:

$4.90 per student

Details

Duration: About 3 hours

  • Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site : 60 minutes
  • Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle of Québec: 60 minutes
  • Guided tour between the two locations : 30 minutes

Ideal for: Elementary Cycles 2 and 3
Languages : Activity available in English and in French
Lunch area available (inside or outside), upon reservation

Don’t hesitate to contact us for more information:
Phone: 418 648-7016
Email: pc.reservationslhnfq-fqnhsreservations.pc@canada.ca
Reservations

Reservations required for this activity.

Contact us for more information: 
Phone: 418 648-7016
Email: pc.reservationslhnfq-fqnhsreservations.pc@canada.ca


Travel Trade
We will be happy to discuss with you and to offer solutions that meet your needs, depending on availability and school programs offered at our other national historic sites. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information.
Phone: 418 648-7016
Email: pc.reservationslhnfq-fqnhsreservations.pc@canada.ca