Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle

Historical Sites

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

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.

All Days: 10am - 5pm

Good to Know:
The residence is only accessible with a guided tour. Until April 29, Wednesday to Sunday at 1:30 p.m. in English. Closed on April 15. From May 14 to June 23, daily upon reservation. From June 24 to September 5, daily without reservation, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last tour at 4:00 p.m.).

Free Outdoor on Site

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1, côte de la Citadelle
La Citadelle de Québec
Québec, QC,
G1R 3R2
Résidence du gouverneur général à la Citadelle

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