Visiting with Via: The Québec City Train Station and Nearby Historic Places
Via rail travelers stopping in Québec City will arrive at the Gare du Palais, Québec City’s historic train station. The station was constructed in 1915 by H.E. Prindle and the building’s style drew inspiration from the architecture of the châteaux of the Loire Valley. Located in Lower Town, the station is less than a 10 minute walk from some of the city’s most famous historic places. Learn more about the station and the many historic places nearby with the visitlist below!
The Palais de Québec station is in the heart of Lower Town, near former industries and po...
What was château life like between 1620 and 1834?
The Fortifications is a reminder of the richness of the city's military past.
The Morrin Centre is a historical building with a rich history and heritage.
L'impressionnante forteresse du Vieux-Québec vous ouvre ses portes tous les jours !
Discover the rich history of the site of the battles of Québec.
Guided tour in an english heritage house and a garden in the heart of Quebec city
Follow the trail of Jacques Cartier and discover the work of Father Jean de Brébeuf.
La Maison natale de Louis Fréchette, est un lieu de diffusion culturelle et littéraire
The purpose of the Lévis Forts was to protect Quebec City against an American invasion.
Québec, Québec to Lévis, Québec
Atlantic Canada’s Hidden Histories
Shelburne, Nova Scotia to Fredericton, New Brunswick 40 places
geocaches that demonstrate the rich, diverse histories of Atlantic Canada.
Cardigan, Prince Edward Island to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island 4 places
The surprising Black history of Prince Edward Island.
50 Great Saves: The Heritage Railway Stations Protection Act
Duncan, British Columbia to McAdam, New Brunswick 10 places
In 1990, the Heritage Railway Stations Protection Act came into effect after years of lobbying with the help of the National Trust for Canada. The act has granted over 150 railway stations federal legal protection across the country including the Duncan train station in Duncan, BC and the McAdam Railway Station in McAdam, New Brunswick.
Halifax, Nova Scotia to Middle Sackville, Nova Scotia 9 places
The geography of Black urban Halifax and Windsor encompassing the waves of Black migration