The Citadelle of Quebec ( French: Citadelle de Québec ), also known as La Citadelle, is an active military installation and the secondary official residence of both the Canadian monarch and the governor general of Canada.   It is located atop Cap Diamant, adjoining the Plains of Abraham in Quebec City, Quebec.
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This National Historic Site is located atop Cap Diamant in Old Québec. Its walls enclose 300 years of history from the New France period to today. Known as "the Gibraltar of the Americas" on account of its strategic location, the Citadel has the star-shaped form characteristic of Vauban fortifications.
- 1, côte de la Citadelle, Québec, G1R 3R2, QC
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The Citadelle of Québec CITADEL OF QUEBEC This National Historic Site is located atop Cap Diamant in Old Québec and just a few minutes walk from the Manoir d’Auteuil. Its walls enclose 300 years of history from the New France period to today.
Located on the highest natural point in Quebec City, the Citadelle allows you to enjoy spectacular views on the town and the Saint Lawrence River. Discover the fortress of Old Quebec, home of the Royal 22e Régiment, the only French-speaking regiment with in the Canadian Armed Forces.
- 1 Côte de la Citadelle, Quebec City, G1R 3R2
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