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Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
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Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
From CAD31.00
 
Quebec City Walking Tour
"Conducted year-round rain or shine this walking tour starts in the Upper Town district of Old Quebec and finishes in the Lower Town. You'll discover Quebec City's history from 1608 to present on this enjoyable walking tour. While listening to the entertaining and informative commen you'll gain a sense of the day-to-day lives of the people who have lived in this lovely fortress city over the centuries. You will visit sites such as the Quebec Citadel Chateau Frontenac Quebec fortifications Basilica Notre-Dame
From CAD31.00

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PLAINS OF ABRAHAM

What Mount Royal is to Montreal and Central Park to New York City describes the relationship of the Plains of Abraham to the City of Quebec – a green living room only with a broad dose of history...
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mtncorg
Nov 24, 2016

Plains of Abraham Visitor's Center

This is the intepretation center for the battle that decided the fate of Quebec and French Canada in general. The visitors center includes a small museum and a multimedia presentation on the battle....
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Jim_Eliason
Oct 12, 2015

The Plains of Abraham

Known in French as the "Parc des Champs de Bataille" this the famous battle site where France lost first Quebec city and then later all of Canada to the English in 1759. Today it's a large city park...
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Jim_Eliason
Jun 09, 2013

Plains of Abraham

The Plains of Abraham is presently located as part of the Battlefields Park, famous for the Battle of the Plains of Abraham. This occurred on September 13, 1759 between the British Army and Navy and...
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GentleSpirit
Oct 20, 2012

Historically Poignant, Contemporarily Celebratory

The Plains of Abraham lie to the west of the old city overlooking the St Lawrence River. It was here that the two decisive Canadian battles between the French and British were fought, during the Seven...
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johngayton
Oct 20, 2009

Plains of Abraham

Canada's future was decided right here in these fields. During the French and Indian War, in 1759, British General Wolfe was tasked with taking the fortified city of Quebec. Seeing the city's heavily...
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Tom_Fields
Oct 15, 2009

I've Arrived...The Plains of Abraham...

My entrance to the Plains of Abraham was via the Promenade des Governeurs...a walkway that starts in fact on Le Terrace Dufferin...and all along the way as the walkway climbs in elevation I was...
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Greggor58
May 13, 2009

Discovery Pavilion and “Odyssey Display”

If you continue up the rue Ste-Louis through the gate in the walls and up the Grande Allée Est, on your left you will find the Discovery Pavilion of the Plains of Abraham. The Discovery Pavilion,...
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tiabunna
May 02, 2008

Battlefield Park

Now, I don't own snowshoes or cross-country skiis, but if I did, I would have used them here. Winter sports are the best type of Quebec sports, and the Plains of Abraham (where the decisive...
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mattreider
Jan 02, 2008

Plains of Abraham (National Battlefields Park)

After visiting the Citadel in the morning, we didn't have a lot of time to spend at the Plains of Abraham so when we walked into the Visitors Center and they were announcing that a bus tour was...
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Dabs
Feb 25, 2007

Quebec City's most historic urban park

The Plains of Abraham, overlooking the St. Lawrence River, are one of the most prestigious city parks in the world, and certainly the most important historical park in the country. In 1759, it became...
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Jefie
Jul 13, 2006

Plains of Abraham

This may be the most famous park in Canada. This is where the English, led by General James Wolfe, defeated the French, led by General Louis-Joseph de Montcalm-Gozon, Marquis of Montcalm in 1759....
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Blatherwick
Dec 12, 2005
 
 
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"Une Petite Tour de La Ville de Quebec...."
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Things to Do Near Plains of Abraham (Battlefields Park)

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Grande Allee

The Grande Allee is to Quebec what the Champs Elysees is to Paris. It's the "main drag", where things are happening. A broad avenue, it leads from the old walls to the outskirts of the city, past the...
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Terrasse Dufferin

Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood was Lord Dufferin’s full name – try filling that out on a border control form! From 1872 to 1878, Lord Dufferin served as the third Governor General of...
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Quebec Experience

Quebec Experience - A 3D spectacle of 30 mn. From 10AM to 10PM (15 May to 15 October). Alternatively in English and in French. Mainly 3D photographes with an astonishing mobile face on the left side,...
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Quebec-Levis Ferry

If you want to get a beautiful view of Quebec City from a different perspective, this is a great way to do it. The Chateau Frontenac stands out amongst the lush greenery and sparkling blue water. For...
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Walking around Vieux Quebec

Rue du Trésor is a small alley near the iconic Château Frontenac hotel. There, artists display their paintings and etchings. It starts off rue Sainte-Anne, in front of Place d'Armes, and ends at rue...
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Rue du Tresor

This is where French colonists used to come to pay their annual tax. The street lost that function with the cession of New France to Britain and the street became a side alley. In the 1960’s when...
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