Activities

Parliament Building

The Parliament Building is located in Québec City, on Parliament Hill. It was designated a historic site by the Government of Québec in 1985.Visitors to the National Assembly are introduced to the history and inner workings of Québec’s parliament.

The Citadelle of Québec: A Living Fortress

Guided tours of the Citadelle reveal over than 300 years of history. Join our guides to explore this fortress—an active garrison of the Royal 22e Régiment.

The Changing of the Guard takes place daily at 10 a.m. in summer on the Citadelle parade grounds. The ceremony marks the arrival of new sentries to relieve those on duty at the garrison. It is a colourful military tradition .

Les Plaines d’Abraham

The site of many clashes for supremacy between the French and British Empires, the park is the scene of the 1759 Conquest, which changed the fate of North America. Apart from its historical past, the park is to Québec what Central Park and Hyde Park are to New York and London: a city park of outstanding value, the lungs of the city.

Port de Québec

The Port of Québec is the first cruise ship destination on the St. Lawrence.  As soon as their ship docks, tourists are won over by the charm and attractions of the city. Just a few metres from the  Cruise Terminal, they can discover Québec through its alleys, its fortifications—the only ones north of Mexico and its architectural heritage.

A 360° view of Québec City from 221 meters up

Admire Québec City from its highest point: the 31st floor of the Marie-Guyart Building. Observatoire de la Capitale's expansive windows offer spectacular views. 

Le Château Frontenac

Considered as the world’s most photographed hotel, the Château Frontenac is a cultural monument associated with Québec’s history and a historical jewel designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.