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Place Royale, Quebec City

4.8
See the cradle of French civilization in North America at Place Royale, a historic square around which Quebec was established in 1608. Visit the oldest stone church in North America, featuring a suspended model of a ship from its barrel vault ceiling, and learn about the history of the first colonists of New France at the museum. Admire a large mural depicting the life of colonists from various stages of Quebec's history, and stroll the historic cobbled streets lined with cafes, restaurants, and shops. Plan a Quebec City trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
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  • Picture perfect christmas village with European charm. There are a hand full of restaurants and stores (all stores seem pretty high in price) but either way i could have simply just walked around...  more »
  • This was our favorite place to stop by on our morning and evening walks. Covered in snow, it feels very quiet, serene and beautiful in the morning. With the huge Christmas tree lights and ice...  more »
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