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We really enjoyed wondering around the streets and go through each gates. Gate St.Louis looks... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SteveRainville99
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Orlando, Florida
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Having never been to a walled city, we were fascinated with the walls! Up close they are very thick... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
987sandig
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Summerfield, North Carolina
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This historic gate in Old Quebec is part of the city's extensive fortification system.
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Port Saint Louis, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
Downtown Quebec City
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed wondering around the streets and go through each gates. Gate St.Louis looks similar to the other two, but has a unique flair about it.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having never been to a walled city, we were fascinated with the walls! Up close they are very thick and to see the stoned fortification was amazing. Plaques are around the city sharing about the walls and how they protected Quebec City from invaders. Very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

Good photo location. But really why would the average tourist know which gate is what, except to remember how to go back the way they came from.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed December 9, 2018

We drove past on the tour bus as we were part of a tour group - me and my dad. I would go again as we didn't get much time in Quebec

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank kelly11584
Reviewed November 30, 2018

It is a bit of a misnomer that this is a walled city as the there are gaps and you are not really able to walk the perimeter. where you can get up there and go for a walk, some great views.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Don T
Reviewed November 26, 2018

This is a good site to see near the old city. It's the old wall and there are interesting signs posted about the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

One of a number of gateways into town, hop on hop off passes close by, it is a fine looking structure, give the impression it would have been difficult to pass through in past days.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 43ericb
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The St. Louis Gate is still Part of the walled city of Quebec. Great for taking pictures as everything around it is also historic.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jim R
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Nice to see work being done to maintain the old city walls. The area being restored is just down from the Grand Allée and is well boarded so nobody can get hurt.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Charles S
Reviewed September 29, 2018

We were on a guided walking tour and spent time at the gate with the guide, learning about the history of the gate. There is also a small kiosk with photos and maps of the history of the gate. An informational and interesting visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Annie143Florida
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