Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle
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Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle 

Site access: inside La Citadelle de Québec, via Côte de la Citadelle
City of Québec (Qc), Canada
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Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle
The Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle is an exceptional heritage attraction in the heart of Old Québec. Steeped in history, this unique place, overlooking the St. Lawrence River and sitting high atop Cape Diamant, has been the second official residence of Canada’s governors general since 1872. Whether you come on your own, with family and friends, or as part of a group, the guides are eager to help you explore the State rooms where the Governor General fulfills his official duties, welcomes dignitaries from here and abroad and honours Canadians. Learn more about the role and responsibilities of the governor general while discovering the history, the architecture and collections of this magnificent residence. All activities are offered from February to November and are free of charge.

Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle
From February, 2020 to November, 2019
Site access: inside La Citadelle de Québec, via Côte de la Citadelle
City of Québec (Qc), Canada
G1R 3R2

 
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Citadelle de Québec - Musée Royal 22e Régiment The Citadelle is an active military garrison and a National Historic Site, located atop Cap Diamant. Its walls enclose 300 years of military history spanning the French, British and Canadian periods. Guided tours of the Citadelle and access to the Musée ...