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Walking Tour of Old Québec, World Heritage Site

The tour will visit the Dufferin Terrace, a magnificent boardwalk overlooking the St. Lawrence River. Another stop is the Seminary of Québec, founded in 1663. Now occupied by the Architecture School of Laval University, this institution is a remarkable collection of buildings erected around enclosed courtyards.

The tour will also visit the magnificent interior of the Notre-Dame-de-Québec Basilica in the Lower Town. You will see Place Royale, where the Québec Government has restored the houses of merchant families from the New France era. A ride in the Funicular will bring you back to the upper part of the city. You will see the St-Lawrence River’s panorama and appreciate a spectacular view of the lower town at from a 45-degree angle.

When: Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Schedule:

  • 13:30 Departure from the Québec City Convention Centre
  • Guided walking tour:
    • Dufferin Terrace (upper town)
    • Seminary of Québec (upper town)
    • Place Royale (lower town)
    • And more
  • 15:30 Arrival at the Québec City Convention Centre

Cost: $38.00 CAD (Tax included)

Minimum participants required: 15 

Important Date

Early bird and presenting author registration deadline
February 3, 2018