What are some Old Quebec City attractions?


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Some attractions in Old Quebec City include the Plains of Abraham, Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac, Petit-Champlain district, Old Port, Notre-Dame des Victoires Church and Place Royale. Quebec City is the only walled city in North America that is located north of Mexico. It was designated a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1985.

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Quebec City was founded in 1608 and as of 2015, the old city has been largely preserved. One of its main attractions is the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac. This hotel resembles a castle and offers views of the rest of the city. It is located within the walls of Old Quebec.

The Petit-Champlain district has several pedestrian only streets and is the location of Place Royale. The Port Saint-Jean, located on Rue Saint-Jean, is considered the gateway to Old Quebec.

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