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This small museum chronicles the history of the city, including the numerous battles fought for its control.
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10 rue Sainte Anne, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3X1, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
+1 418-692-2175
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The model and description of the battles of Quebec City were interesting. There's not much else here, so it was expensive.More

Thank WestchesterP2
museedufort, General Manager at Musee du Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Bonjour, Thank you for taking your time to write a comment about your last visit. Our main activity is a sound and light show and to complete the experience and complement the information shared in our show, two permanent exhibitions are also presented in our...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Good overview of the history of the wars in Quebec. There is a model that lights up and really helps you understand how the battles players out. Really enjoyed the film and learning about the history

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

View a panoramic model of the St. Lawrence River and Quebec whish is accompanied by a thirty-minute film and the battles that formed Quebec

Thank Roy K
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We are avid history buffs and looked forward to experiencing the story of Quebec City's early days with a supporting AV experience. I guess we had in mind the Cyclorama style presented in Atlanta, Georgia for the Civil War's battle for Atlanta. This was not...More

Thank Honeybunski
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This museum offers a paid experience to a history of the battle of the Plaines of Abraham, using a diorama in French and English. It features a sound and light show and lots of information about Quebec history. Guides were good, and the museum is...More

Thank Alexis K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This was one of our first stops during our 5-day Quebec visit, and it certainly paid off. It gives an excellent "bite sized" version of Quebec's military history, including both successful and failed attempts at capture. The use of a fairly impressive diorama and light/smoke...More

Thank Viper426
museedufort, General Manager at Musee du Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Bonjour, We would like to thank you for your time in writing a review of your experience at the Musée du Fort. Your opinion is very important to us. We hope to have the chance to welcome you again in the future. Best regards, Mélissa...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

This is not a true museum in the sense of having rooms with items of lasting value, procured to be studied and displayed. Instead, it focuses on a sound-and-light presentation about the history of Quebec, highlighting the French occupation and the British attacks. As history...More

1  Thank Rumples
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I really enjoyed this little museum. First we got a wonderful lady to give us a tour of the surrounding streets which was very informative. After that we self toured the building itself which again was very well laid out and didn't take to long....More

Thank BrianScotland73
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Located above the "Chic Shack" burger place is this small "museum" which is mainly a large Diorama of the Quebec area. The projections, lighting, sound and special effects (smoke and gunfire from tiny ships and cannons) are really quite good. A very interesting and entertaining...More

Thank Jenny C
museedufort, General Manager at Musee du Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Bonjour, Thank you very much for your positive review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience and we will still be here and happy to welcome you when you will come back to Québec city. Best regards, Mélissa Desrochers General Manager

Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fascinating large-scale sound-and-light diorama production, very worthwhile. It presents Canadian colonial history parallel with that of the US, and gives a very concise story of early Quebec. The show itself is unlike anything I had seen, and I can't think of a...More

Thank MSmith338
museedufort, General Manager at Musee du Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Bonjour, We would like to thank you for your visit at the Musée du Fort and your review. Please come and visit us again when you will come back to Québec City! Best regards, Mélissa Desrochers General Manager

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