Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site, Quebec City

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Visit the only still-standing fortified city walls north of Mexico at Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site, part of Quebec's World Heritage-listed historic district. The 17th-century walls include four surviving gates, where original stonework was reinforced by the British after taking Quebec City in 1759. Explore the impressive fortifications, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere, and get to know a part of Canada's colonial history. Make Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site part of your personalized Quebec City itinerary using our Quebec City journey planning site.
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  • we could not get enough of looking at all the history all around us ...its so interesting and definitely worth taking the time 
    we could not get enough of looking at all the history all around us ...its so interesting and definitely worth taking the time  more »
  • Very well kept/ restored historical sight, personnel is friendly and readily switches to English when I realized that I run out of French words:) 
    Very well kept/ restored historical sight, personnel is friendly and readily switches to English when I realized that I run out of French words:)  more »
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  • Great place to visit to better understand the city's evolution over time. Great for kids as well.
  • Very interesting historical site, unique in the North America

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