Built between 1865 and 1872, the Lévis Forts National Historic Site is a unique place for people of all ages to experience something beyond the ordinary.

Visit the Fort No. 1 and see first hand the remarkable ingenuity employed in building the last British fortification constructed on Canadian soil!

This year, visitors can experience the Visit to Fort No.1 and explore the site at their own pace.

Discover the history of the forts that aimed to protect Québec City from American invasion following their Civil War.


  • Visit to Fort No. 1

    Enter the casemates to discover the well-kept secrets of this fortification designed to protect Quebec City.

  • Perfect picnic

    This summer, enjoy a to-go lunch from a participating restaurant at a site filled with history + get 50% off the entry fee.

  • The Rendez-vous under the Twilight of Lévis

    Come celebrate with us the 150th anniversary of Fort No. 1. The event includes: the RCMP Musical Ride, a concert with fireworks and a family picnic.

All activities

Dogs on leash Dog walking
Picnic area Picnicking
Photo Opportunity Photography