This activity will not be offered in 2021. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 information page

To the sound of the drum, march alongside the soldiers in a joyous military parade. Also, the sergeant is recruiting new soldiers to guard the governor. See one of them execute his shooting orders and volunteer to be next because a member of the public will be selected for the musket-firing demonstrations at 2:30 p.m.

Demonstration locations:
  • St.John’s Gate: 10:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. 2:30 p.m.
  • St.Louis Gate: 11:00 a.m.
An activity sure to please everyone!



Temporarily not offered


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.

This activity is free.

  • Free activity
  • Perfect for the family

No reservation required!

Travel trade
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Telephone: 418 648-7016