Royal Battery

rue St-Pierre & rue Sous-le-Fort
Quebec, QC G1R 5A3- Map It
Phone: (418) 641-6654

AAA Editor Notes

Royal Battery (La Batterie Royale), rues St-Pierre and Sous-le-Fort within Place-Royale, is part of the military defense system built in 1691. The battery was used to defend the city during the siege of 1759. It was completely rebuilt in 1977. In summer, a gunner demonstrates how to fire a cannon.
Hours: The site is accessible daily 24 hours. Demonstrations daily 10-5, mid-June through Labour Day.