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Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada

Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada

management plan.

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Published by Parks Canada in Gatineau, Qué .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National parks and reserves -- Canada -- Management,
  • National parks and reserves -- Québec (Province) -- Management,
  • Historic sites -- Canada -- Management,
  • Historic sites -- Québec (Province) -- Management,
  • Fortification -- Canada -- History,
  • Fortification -- Québec (Province) -- History,
  • Lévis Forts National Historic Site (Québec, Québec) -- Management

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsParks Canada., Parks Canada. Québec Field Unit.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61 p. :
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22267885M
    ISBN 100662424298

    Lévis Forts National Historic Site. Offering a magnificent view of Québec and the St. Lawrence River, Fort No. 1 is an impressive defence work, built between and , to protect Québec from an. Motel levis is located in Levis. Old Port Quebec City and Le Capitole are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Place Royale and Citadelle of Quebec. Check out an event or a game at Videotron Centre, and consider making time for Location: Boulevard Guillaume-Couture, Levis, QC.

    The site was chosen due to the island's steep cliffs and proximity to a series of rapids that would force attacking naval vessels to sail upstream one at a time. Description. The initial plan by the fort's namesake François Gaston de Lévis, Duc de Lévis, called for a stone fort armed with guns and a garrison of 2,Controlled by: New France. Situated in the business district, this hotel is mi ( km) from Levis Congress and Exhibition Center, and within 3 mi (5 km) of Terrasse De Levis and Levis - Quebec Ferry Terminal. Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada and Quebec - Levis Ferry Terminal are also within 3 mi (5 km).

    Lévis Forts National Historic Site (Lieu historique national des Forts-de-Lévis) is on the s. shore of the St. Lawrence River,.5 km .3 mi.) n. of jct. rue Mgr Ignace Bourget and Hwy. One of three British detached forts built on the heights of Pointe-Lévy, Fort No. 1 was meant to protect the city of Québec from an invasion by. Fort St. James National Historic Site, Fort St. James, British Columbia It was one of the first permanent fur trading posts in the West, built in and has been rebuilt a total of four times. Visitors here will get a good look at life in that includes a fur warehouse, storage facility, trade store, and gardens.


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Built between andthe Lévis Forts were designed to protect Quebec City against an American invasion. The last in a series of three detached forts, Fort No. 1 attests to the remarkable technological innovations of the time. Stroll through dark, vaulted tunnels, discovering underground firing ranges, a powder magazine and casemates.

Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada, current page Book a Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada vacation package Hotels Near Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada. Old Lévis. Levis, QC. Get Rates. Visit Qc City Old Town in Family - 1 ft2 Appartment.

We recommend booking Levis Forts National Historic Site tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Levis Forts National Historic Site tours on Tripadvisor4/5(33).

Description of Historic Place. Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada consists of the above and below-ground remains of three 19th-century stone defensive works located on a height of land on the south bank of the St.

Lawrence River at Lévis, Québec. The three forts, arranged in a linear pattern, are each approximately metres on: 41 du Gouvernement Road, Lévis, Quebec. View deals for Hébergement chez l'habitant. Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada is minutes away.

WiFi is free, and this guesthouse also features a restaurant. All. Book your tickets online for Levis Forts National Historic Site, Levis: See 33 reviews, articles, and 18 photos of Levis Forts National Historic Site, ranked No.7 on Tripadvisor among 45 attractions in Levis.4/5(33).

Situated in Levis, this romantic apartment building is within 3 miles (5 km) of Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada, Levis - Quebec Ferry Terminal and Terrasse De Levis. Maison Chevalier and Quebec - Levis Ferry Terminal are also within 6 miles (10 km). Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada.

Located on the heights of Point Lévy, Fort No. 1, part of Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada, is the last link in a chain of three forts built under the supervision of British military engineers between and Lévis Forts National Historic Site of Canada consists of the above and below-ground remains of three 19th-century stone defensive works located on a height of land on the south bank of the St.

Lawrence River at Lévis, Québec. The three forts, arranged in a linear pattern, are each approximately metres apart. The site includes the extant fortification of Fort No. 1, the archaeological. The Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site of Canada comprises a number of sites associated with the city of Québec’s historic defence systems.

Its components are located in the city’s Upper Town and Lower Town, along the north shore of the St. Lawrence River to the Montmorency River in Beauport and on the south shore of Lévis. Parks Canada, Fort Chambly National Historic Site brochure, Parks Canada, Fort Lennox National Historic Site brochure, Parks Canada, Fort Lennox NHS, Interpretive Site Map, undated.

Parks Canada, Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site brochure, Parks Canada, Lévis Forts National Historic Site brochure, Hebergement Chez L'Habitant - Guests of Levis will have a nice stay at this guesthouse is within a minute drive of levis forts national historic site of canada and lieu historique national du chantier an apartment.

Lieu Historique National du Chantier A. Situated in Levis, this holiday home is within 3 miles (5 km) of Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada, Levis - Quebec Ferry Terminal and Terrasse De Levis.

La Chateau Entrepot - Mega Centre Lebourgneuf and Theatre Beaumont St Michel are also within 12 miles (20 km). Staying Near Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada Choose from hotels and other lodging options within 5 miles of Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada, including these picks: Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac: This star hotel features a full-service spa, ski slopes, and 3 restaurants.

Fort No. 1 has been restored and is now a National Historic Site of Canada known as Lévis Forts National Historic Site.

The casemates of the star-shaped fort feature exhibits about the history and military life of the fort, and include a multimedia presentation, scale models, period illustrations, interactive games, and antique tools and Location: Saint Lawrence River in the Province.

Levis Historic Sites: See reviews and photos of 10 historic sites in Levis, Quebec on Tripadvisor. For Parents. Discover more than Parks Canada places with free entry for youth aged 17 and under. Go» For Educators. Take your students to explore the natural wonders of Canada’s National Parks or walk in the footsteps of the past by visiting our National Historic Sites –.

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Earn free nights & get our Price Guarantee - booking has never been easier on. Lévis Forts National Historic Site is the last British fortification built on Canadian soil and bears witness to the ingenious innovations of the time. Masonry work was done at Fort. What’s around. Terrasse De Levis - mi / 4 km; Levis - Quebec Ferry Terminal - 3 mi / km; Levis Forts National Historic Site of Canada - mi / 6 kmLocation: Route Kennedy, Levis, QC.For best results, use the customized Trip Planning Widget for Levis Forts National Historic Site on your has all the advantages mentioned above, plus users to your site can conveniently access it directly on your site.

Visitors to your site will appreciate you .Only Fort No. 1 became a historic site. Parks Canada began a restoration and stabilization process on Levis Fort No. 1 in The park was opened to the public Current Status. Part of Levis Forts National Historic Site - Fort No. 1, Levis City, Quebec, Canada.