12 Sights in Quebec, Canada (with Map and Images)
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Explore interesting sights in Quebec, Canada. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Quebec, Canada.List of cities in Canada Sightseeing Tours in Quebec
1. Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site
Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site is a National Historic Site of Canada and so designated by the Historic Sites and Monuments board of Canada in 1958 under the recommendation of John Diefenbaker, the Prime Minister of Canada at the time. It is administered by Parks Canada and located at the confluence of Saint-Charles and Lairet rivers, in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, more precisely in La Cité-Limoilou borough. On the site you can find an interpretation centre and a 6,8 hectares inner-city park characterised by an uneven landscape and divided into two sectors "East" and "West" separated by the Lairet river. Several commemorative monuments and elements are also present.
2. Saint Michael's Church of Sillery
St. Michel de Sillery Church is a Roman Catholic parish church in Sillery, Quebec City. It is situated between Quebec Route 136 to the south and the College of Jesus and Mary of Sillery to the north, and is part of the Sillery Heritage Site in the borough of Sainte-Foy–Sillery–Cap-Rouge. Although the current church was built in 1852, and originally dedicated to the Irish Saint Columba, the parish was founded in 1644, with a chapel constructed on the same site by the Jesuits.
Notre-Dame-des-Victoires Church in Quebec City owes its name to the resounding victory of the French and Canadians of the time over the English Major-General Phipps who attacked Quebec in 1691 and to another victory over the English in 1711. It is the oldest church in Quebec and Canada. Located on Place Royale in Old Québec, it was built on the remains of Champlain's second home.
4. Aquarium du Québec
Aquarium du Québec is a public aquarium located in the former city of Sainte-Foy in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The 16-hectare (40-acre) facility is home to more than 10,000 animals representing more than 300 species. It is operated by Société des établissements de plein air du Québec (Sépaq), and is a member of the Canadian Association of Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA).
5. Bois-de-Coulonge Park
Quebec's Government House, known as Spencer Wood, was the viceregal residence of Quebec. It was built in 1854. Located at Bois-de-Coulonge Park in Sillery, it was purchased by the Quebec government in 1870, and served as the residence of Quebec lieutenant governors until 1966, when a major fire destroyed the main residence.
6. Grand Théâtre de Québec
The Grand Théâtre de Québec is a performing arts complex in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. It was conceived to commemorate the Canadian Centennial of 1967 and the Quebec Conference, 1864, one of the key meetings leading to the Canadian Confederation of 1867.
7. Parc Montmorency
Parc Montmorency is a park located in Quebec City and home to Parliaments of Lower Canada, Canada East and Quebec from 1791 to 1883. It is named for Henri II, Duke of Montmorency, the viceroy of New France, 1619–1625, under the French king, Louis XIII.
8. Place de Paris
The Place de Paris de la Ville de Québec is an urban space located in the port area connecting the Place des Canotiers and Place Royale and is located near the Royal Battery in Old Quebec, bordered by rue Dalhousie and rue of the finlay market.
9. Lieu historique national des Forts-et-Châteaux-Saint-Louis
The Chateau St. Louis in Quebec City was the official residence of the French Governor of New France and later the British Governor of Quebec, the Governor-General of British North America, and the Lieutenant-Governor of Lower Canada.
10. Holy Trinity Cathedral
The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity is the cathedral of the Anglican Diocese of Quebec. It is home to two parishes: the Parish of Quebec and la Paroisse de Tous les Saints. It stands on the western side of Quebec City's Place d'Armes.
11. Domaine Cataraqui
Domaine Cataraqui is a historic property and garden located in Quebec City in the Sillery district. It belongs to the Commission de la capitale nationale du Québec, which is responsible for enhancing the attributes of the capital.
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12. Martello Tower 1
Martello towers, sometimes known simply as Martellos, are small defensive forts that were built across the British Empire during the 19th century, from the time of the French Revolutionary Wars onwards. Most were coastal forts.
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