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Residence of the Governor General at the Citadelle

Region City District
Québec, city and area Québec City Vieux-Québec - inside the walls

Located within the Citadelle of Québec and overlooking the majestic St. Lawrence River, this historic building has served as the second official home and workplace of Canada’s governors general since 1872. Discover the unique interior design and striking collection of art and period furnishings. All tours are free of charge. 

Map and contact information


Open year round

Consult Web site for scheduling details


Free admission

Contact information

1, côte de la Citadelle, Québec, Québec, Canada, G1R 3R2


  • Bus (route)11

Vehicle and Parking Services

  • Free outdoor parking
  • Permanent exhibitions


  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english


  • Panoramic view / lookout

Restaurant and food services

  • Picnic area


  • Special schedules
  • Open in the off-season
  • Reservations required
  • Tours : in french
  • Tours : in english

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