A Well-Kept Quebec Secret

Beauport is situated on the Saint Lawrence River and offers unique architecture that spans 350 years. Each of the seven former municipalities hold a wealth of history in its residential constructions and churches.

You will find a variety of attractions to pass the time including Parc de la Chute-Montmorency (Montmorency Falls Park) which contains a fortification built in 1759 by James Wolfe and Manoir Montmorency, the home of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn from 1791 to 1794.

Its historical district has an abundance of unique churches and homes, including Belanger-Girardin House, a National Historic Site of Canada where visitors can learn about Beauport’s heritage. Attend annual events such as the spring arts festival Salon de Mai and the summer Folklorique des enfants du monde festival which is a multicultural and international children’s folklore event.