This popular museum presents Quebec 's military history in a flashy half-hour show centered around an enormous and ... More
Musee du Fort
This popular museum presents Quebec 's military history in a flashy half-hour show centered around an enormous and meticulously-researched scale model of the city. Documenting the many battles and sieges,involving at various points the British, French and Americans. The presentation intrigues children and adults alike. Located across the street from the Château Frontenac , this is an essential stop on any historically-inclined tour of Quebec. The presentation is given in both French and English. Call ahead for varying dates
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