How to Make a Reservation
Because the Citadelle is an active military base, visitors must be accompanied by a guide at all times.
When required (see schedule), visitors must contact us to make a reservation:
How to Get Here
Residence of the Governor General
The Citadelle of Québec
1 Côte de la Citadelle (near the St. Louis Gate)
Québec QC G1R 3R2
You may enter via the Côte de la Citadelle, near the St. Louis Gate. Once inside the Citadelle, turn left and walk towards the Dalhousie Gate, where you will be greeted by a guide.
You may enter via the Côte de la Citadelle, near the St. Louis Gate. Once inside the Citadelle, turn right. Parking is free for two hours. From the parking lot, walk a few minutes towards the Dalhousie Gate, where you will be greeted by a guide.
By bus (groups only)
The Citadelle is not accessible by bus. Drivers are asked to drop their passengers off at the Citadelle entrance, and go to a parking spot available for buses (in French only). It takes approximately five minutes from the bus lay-by to the residence.
- Visitors with reduced mobility can reach the residence by car, taxi or small bus. Please contact us in advance of your visit to give us the date and time of your arrival so we may authorize your access to the residence.
- A few wheelchairs are available onsite. Please contact us in advance of your visit to make arrangements.
- At the Visitor Centre of the Musée Royal 22e Régiment, you will find public restrooms, vending machines and a gift shop.
- There are resting areas and picnic tables onsite.
The Citadelle is a working residence and scheduling for tours is subject to change due to official events.