Built between 1865 and 1872, the Lévis Forts were designed to protect Quebec City against an American invasion. The last in a series of three detached forts, Fort No. 1 attests to the remarkable technological innovations of the time. Stroll through dark, vaulted tunnels, discovering underground firing ranges, a powder magazine and casemates. Learn about the history of the fort and military strategies and on a clear day, enjoy the superb panoramic views atop the fort.
Hours of operation
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
10 am to 5 pm
July 15 to August 23, 2020
Free admission for youth in 2020.
Other fees still apply.
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