We look forward to seeing you! To have the best experience make sure to plan your trip before you head out.

When is the Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site busiest?

Certain times tend to be busier than others; if you are planning to visit during these dates, you may experience bigger crowds.

  • St-Jean-Baptiste Day (June 24)
  • Canada Day (July 1st)
  • Event: Festival d'été de Québec (July 4 to July 14, 2019)
  • Labour Day (first Monday in September)

What are the best days and times to visit?

Did you know that the Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site tends to be less busy during spring and fall? In 2018, we will be open from May 18 until November 3.  

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