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Address: | The Plains of Abraham, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
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There are very impressive and easy to find in the park. The walk to them is easy and very pleasant on a beautiful day. The park itself is worth a visit. You should take the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Weston, Florida
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Weston, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are very impressive and easy to find in the park. The walk to them is easy and very pleasant on a beautiful day. The park itself is worth a visit. You should take the Avenue George V in the park for an easier shorter walk from the Citadelle. Don't forget to sit down on one of the many benches... More 

Thank Pomerols
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

After a rather disappointing visit to the Battlefields Museum which was all rather confusing the visit to the Martello Tower on the same ticket was a revelation. The concept of the towers and how it is now presented using ipads was very impressive. Some of the virtual reality was a bit weak but the commentary putting the tower into context... More 

Thank chris_passmore
Richmond, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

OK, so why is a stone tower that used to house a cannon cool? Because, they strap an iPad on you and when you hold it up to numbered markers throughout the tower, you see things that aren't really there! You hear from soldiers' stories, or see what they ate, or how the cannon works. Lots of hands on...kids love... More 

Thank Deutschmann
Quebec City, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Beautiful in the location of the Plaines of Abraham. This landmark will take you back in time and show you how the military strategies were used.

Thank sescal2001
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Nice walk with beautiful view from the tower. Lots of little benches to sit and have a picnic with beautiful view of the river

Thank Anel L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

We visited with an 8th grade French class. The interpreters were excellent and kept the kids engaged while teaching them. One asked my son if he was a re-enacter because his movements when loading the musket were so precise...he loved that! Check it out...it's always good to learn when you visit new places.

Thank Marian E
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is a very instructive, pleasant little stop as you tour the Plains of Abraham that's been well developed and holds your interest. My wife isn't usually into history, but as we toured the battlefield and then the tower, she felt like she was gaining real insight. After the initial personal tour, the iPad tour is easy to follow and... More 

Thank Philemon55
Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2015

We stopped at the Martello Towers (#3 I believe Beside the Plains of Abraham) for a school tour. We had two guides dressed in traditional military gear for the time who took us through the histories of the towers. Very interactive and a must stop to see how we fortified against American Invasion!

1 Thank Brett P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2014

This had an i-pad tour describing the construction of the tower, the conditions inside, and the history. It was thoughtfully and interestingly done and a highlight for us.

2 Thank Tracey B
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2014

A great spot to visit! The gentleman that greeted us was friendly, informative and helpful. He handed us an Ipad, gave us some instruction (and was always willing to answer questions) and we were able to explore the entire tower with our own tour guide (the IPad). A great idea!

Thank Angela W

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