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Place Royale, Quebec City

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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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  • You feel like you have gone back in time 300 years when at the Place Royale. The church is only open on Sunday but there are some great art and craft galleries just off the court. Can’t remember the m...  more »
  • Very cool this square, all tidy, preserved, decorated with style and personality. As it was near Halloween, there was a decoration on a giant snow globe.
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