Fort Chambly National Historic Site
Located near Montreal, Fort Chambly is a welcoming location that combines history and leisure. On site, you will find a fortification dating back to 1711 and an urban park offering a breathtaking view of the Richelieu River, as well as trails, a bicycle path and green spaces where you can relax.
Find out what positions are available for the summer of 2023 at national historic sites in Quebec: interpretation, visitor services and maintenance.
Free online workshops
Check out the free online workshops for elementary and high school students.
A host of outdoor activities
Stroll along the trails in the urban park or take a ride on the bike path that runs along the Chambly Canal.
Visit Fort Chambly National Historic Site
Activities and experiences
Take a guided tour of the property and participate in discovery activities on your own, with family or friends.
Plan a visit
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Tours and programs
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About Fort Chambly National Historic Site
Culture and history
Read about the history of the soldiers of New France and the fortifications of Chambly.
Stewardship and management
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Hours of operation
Schedule for the 2023 season
Fort Chambly National Historic Site will reopen on Saturday, May 20, 2023.
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