Travel back through 400 years of history of Quebec City and its fortifications. Explore four authentic and exceptional sites on both shores of the St.Lawrence.

Get your Discovery Passport to take advantage of a discounted rate on these four activities. : 

  • Fortifications of Québec guided tour
  • Guided tour of the Saint-Louis Forts et Châteaux
  • Artillery Park self-guided tour 
  • Fort No.1 self-guided tour
Dates

From June 20 to October 10 2022

Price

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: (admission fees and taxes included): See prices


Details
Guided tours and activities included:
  • Fortifications of Québec guided tour
  • Guided tour of the Saint-Louis Forts et Châteaux
  • Artillery Park self-guided tour 
  • Fort No.1 self-guided tour

Please refer to the full description of the activities for dates and times. 

Tickets can be purchased at the Frontenac kiosk on the Dufferin Terrace or at Artillery Park (Arsenal Foundry). 
Reservations
Contact us for more information and to make a reservation.
Telephone : 418 446-6042
Email : pc.reservationslhnfq-fqnhsreservations.pc@canada.ca

Note:
  • Reservations are required for groups only (schools, corporate and travel trade).
Travel trade
  • Perfectly suitable for independent travellers
  • Bathroom on site
  • Gift shop
Contact us for more information and to make a reservation.
Telephone : 418 648-7016
Courriel : pc.reservationslhnfq-fqnhsreservations.pc@canada.ca

 


Icone visite guidée des Fortifications de Québec 

Fortifications of Québec guided tour

Starting point  : Frontenac kiosk, Dufferin Terrace 
Lenght :
120 minutes
Availability : May 21 to October 10, every day

Take a walking tour of the most beautiful views of Québec City, the only remaining fortified city north of Mexico, while learning about the history and preservation of its defence system. For more details


 

Icone visite guidée des Forts de Châteaux Saint Louis 

Guided tour of the Saint-Louis Forts et Châteaux 

Starting point : Frontenac Kiosk, Dufferin Terrace
Lenght :
60 minutes
Availability : May 21 to October 10, every day

Hidden under the Dufferin Terrace, the remains of the Saint-Louis forts and châteaux invite you to discover the diplomatic relations and alliances of the time, including those with the Huron-Wendat Nation, as well as sublime artifacts found during archaeological digs. For more details


 

Icone visite guidée du parc de l'Artillerie 

Artillery Park self guided tour 

Starting point : Artillery Park
Lenght : 60 minutes
Availability : June 1st to September 5, Wednesday to Sunday

Retrace Québec City's social and military history by encountering historical figures and visiting unique heritage buildings, including the Dauphine Redoubt, one of the oldest military buildings in Canada. For more details
Icone visite libre du fort Numéro-un de Lévis

Fort No.1 self guided tour  

Starting point : Lévis Forts National Historic Site 
Lenght : 60 minutes
Availability : June 20 to August 26, every day | August 27 to October 10, Saturday and Sunday

Explore the dark vaulted tunnels, underground firing ranges, powder magazine and casemates of Fort No. 1, the last British fortification erected on Canadian soil 150 years ago. For more details .