Plan your visit

Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site

The Fortifications of Quebec National Historic Site is located in the historic center of Quebec City, Canada. It is easily accessible by public transport. The 4.6 kilometers of fortifications are accessible all year round and offer spectacular views. Artillery Park welcomes you from June to September to live more than three centuries of military and social history. The fortifications of Quebec, unique for a long time.

Hours of operation

Hours of operation of the site.

Improvements and infrastructure

Infrastructure program.


Seasonal and annual admission passes. Fishing, harvesting and snowmobile permits. 

Visitors guidelines

Site regulations, activity restrictions and special events, commercial film and photography permits and more.

How to get here


2 D'Auteuil Street
Québec QC G1R 5C2




How to get here 

Easily accessible by bus, the Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site is located is located in the historic district of Quebec City, in the province of Quebec in Canada. Montreal City is located 255 km west of the site via the Trans-Canada Highway/A 20 E. It can be reached more precisely by going to 2 rue D'Auteuil, in Old Quebec. Jean-Lesage International Airport is located 16 km from the site. 

By car

By Autoroute Dufferin-Montmorency (40) or by Sean-Jean Street. No parking space available at the National Historic Site; however you can find parking spaces in the area ($).

En autobus

Bus routes Nos. 3, 11, 21, 25, 28, 37, 800, 801 and 807 will take you nearby the historic site. 

Facilities and services

Interpretation centre Indoor Exhibit
Gift Shop Gift shop
Information Information
Lookout Lookout
Picnic area Picnic area
Restrooms Restrooms
Accessible Facilities Accessible services
Accessible Toilet Accessible Toilet
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