Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle
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Discover a place of exceptional beauty! Located in the heart of the Citadelle of Québec and overlooking the St. Lawrence River, this splendid heritage structure has served as the second official home and workplace of Canada's governor general since 1872. In the company of a guide, discover a unique interior design and a remarkable collection of art and period furnishings. Explore the State rooms and learn about the governor general's daily responsibilities.

Schedule and Details

Hours: tour schedule (individual visitors)*: please note that the tour schedule may vary to accommodate official events. During the periods when a reservation is required, tours are offered depending on the availability. September 3 to October 27, 2019: weekdays (reservation required), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Weekends (without reservation), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. October 28 to December 20, 2019: weekdays (reservation required), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Weekends (without reservation), 11:15 a.m. in English and 2:15 p.m. in French. January 2 to May 15, 2020: weekdays (reservation required), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Weekends (without reservation), 11:15 a.m. in English and 2:15 p.m. in French. May 16 to June 23, 2020: weekdays (reservation required), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Weekends (without reservation), 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 24 to August 30, 2020: open daily (without reservation), 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Closed: *Tours are not offered over the Easter long weekend, on Remembrance Day and throughout the holiday season December 21, 2019 to January 1, 2020).

Minimum duration of a visit: 1 h

Schedule and rates are subject to change without notice. Visit their website or contact them for up-to-date information.

Location

1, côte de la Citadelle
La Citadelle de Québec
Québec, QC
G1R 3R2

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec

Directions

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Amenities

Amenities

General Features

Available Not Available
Ability to host groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For individuals

Parking

Parking: Free Outdoor on Site, Bike Parking: Free Outdoor on Site

We Speak

English, French

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