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Artillery Park National Historic Site

2 rue d'Auteuil, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 5C2, Canada
+1 418-648-7016
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visited a few days before a fall folage cruise. Loved it

Beautiful city, friendly people and some really great food. We hired a tour guide to show off the... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2017
998junek
Very informative and interesting. Worth a visit

The Artillery Park and National Historic Site museum is worth a visit. We supplemented our visit... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2016
CLColbert
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Palo Alto, California
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This former barracks-turned-munitions-factory offers a multimedia look into the history of Quebec.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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2 rue d'Auteuil, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 5C2, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
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+1 418-648-7016
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

Beautiful city, friendly people and some really great food. We hired a tour guide to show off the city and he spoke english very well. Loved Montmorency Falls Park

Thank 998junek
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The Artillery Park and National Historic Site museum is worth a visit. We supplemented our visit with the engaging audioguide and were fascinated with the tour and museum from the beginning. This museum gives guests a very interesting and informative history of Quebec City. We...More

1  Thank CLColbert
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Was in desperate need of a restroom and relief from the heat, and thought to venture in... to my surprise (I was not into military stuff) I found the displays very interesting! I wandered around the area. Friendly staff (volunteers?) were on hand for questions....More

1  Thank TINA M
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

A great place to walk through! We found by accident on our way home. Interesting artillery displayed.

Thank Dianaleigh
Reviewed 7 September 2016

One of the first things we did when we visited Quebec City was to take the guided walking tour led by a Canada Parks Guide. We bought Park passes that allowed us to take the free tour (You are given a sticker to place on...More

2  Thank Teachgz
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Our family thoroughly enjoyed our tour here with Thomas! He kept the kids' interest the whole time (my kids are 12, 14, & 16). We learned so much and had fun doing it! Anything that keeps my kids interested in history is a great thing....More

Thank Doulamel
Reviewed 1 September 2016

The staff at the fortifications at Artillery park bring this site to life and were great with my boys, who spent much more time here than I anticipated. The staff made a huge difference. They were dressed in costume throughout the site and were very...More

1  Thank 2kidswilltravel37
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Be sure and take the tour which is included in the admission price. The young tour guide made it interesting and was well versed in the history of the place. Then visit the museum in the building where the tour began.

Thank globeseeker007
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The barracks have been restored to the early 1800s decor and furniture. Guides in period attire and role playing, describe the life and times of early Quebec.

Thank Explorer100
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My husband had a fantastic visit to this site. We arrived to see a long line up. One of the staff, Antoine, came up to us to check in with us while waiting and he quickly gave us entry after showing our discovery pass. He...More

1  Thank Yvonne P
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