The Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site offers visitors an entertaining journey back in time. By taking part in various activities, adults and children alike can explore the past at a fabulous historic playground and learning site that will keep the entire family occupied for at least half a day! Inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Historic District of Old Québec is easily accessible by highway less than three hours away from Montréal.

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Getting here


2 D'Auteuil Street
Québec QC G1R 5C2

By car
No parking space available at the National Historic Site; however you can find parking spaces in the area ($).

By bus
Bus routes Nos. 3, 11, 21, 25, 28, 37 and 807 will take you nearby the historic site.

Nearby airport
Québec City Jean Lessage International Airport is only 15.7 km away from the historic site.

Free admission for youth. Other fees still apply.
Detailed fees list

Facilities and services

Gift Shop Gift shop
Picnic area Picnic area
Information Information
Restrooms Restrooms
Lookout Lookout