Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle
Useful information

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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: individual visitors: year-round upon reservation except in May, June, September and October, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (reservation not required) and June 24 to September 2, open daily, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. (reservation not required) For groups: year-round upon reservation. All tours are free of charge.

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.


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

Borough of La Cité - Limoilou / Vieux-Québec


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General Features

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Ability to host groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For groups
Companies offering Youth Activities : For individuals


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

We Speak

English, French

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