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Canada Travel Guide - Quebec

Artillery Park Heritage Site

Since the 17th century, Artillery Park has played an important role in defending Quebec. In 1959, the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada recognized the national historic significance of the park and its military installations, which were an inte

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(Museum)
This site, where the French built various defense structures in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, was of great strategic importance to the history of Québec. Towards the middle of the eighteenth century, the area was gradually transformed into a garrison. The British Royal Artillery Regiment established its headquarters there until 1871. A cartridge factory set up in 1879 provided munitions for the Canadian army until it closed down in 1964. Visit the three unique historic buildings in Québec.
 

 
How to Contact
Artillery Park Heritage Site
2, rue D'Auteuil
C. P. 10, station B
Quebec, G1K 7A1
Ph: 418-648-4205
Fax: 418-648-482
Toll free: 1-888-773-8888
Web: website
Email: send email
 

 
Opening Hours
Access to the Artillery Park (Arsenal Foundry and Dauphine Redoubt)

From May 9 to June 23, 2009
Everyday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

From June 24 to September 7, 2009
Everyday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

From September 8 to October 11, 2009
Everyday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Access to the Artillery Park (Officers' Quarters)

From July 2 to August 31, 2009
Everyday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.