Lévis Forts National Historic Site

Walk through the dark vaulted tunnels of Fort No.1 and discover this last British fortification erected on Canadian soil which bears witness to remarkable technological innovations. Costume your children then take advantage, in broad daylight, of the superb panorama with the family for a picnic.

Featured things to do

 A day camp group sits and answers questions from a Parks Canada guide in a caponier.

School programs

Participate to educational activities at the Lévis Forts National Historic Site adapted to the different elementary and secondary cycles.

Shows virtual Parks Canada workshops with the networked school.

Free online workshops for teachers

Parks Canada in partnership with École en Réseau present free online workshops.

Visiting Lévis Forts National Historic Site

Activities and experiences

Things to do, guided tours, costumed family activities, school programs, free events and much more.

Plan your visit

Maps and directions, how to get here, hours of operations, best time to visit. 


Daily visitor fees, program fees, and more. Free admission for youth.

Safety and guidelines

Visitors guidelines. 

About Lévis Forts National Historic Site

Culture and history

History, architecture, photos et vidéos.

Stewardship and management

Film and photography, management plan, management plan consultation report, F.A.Q.

How to get here

Contact us

Lévis Forts National Historic Site

General information :
1 888 773-8888 (toll free)


For emergencies within the historic site:

Hours of operation

2023 Season : From June 19 to October 9.

Complete Schedule


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