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Interesting historical site!

Definitely a place to go with kids of all ages. We did the architecture tour and were impressed... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Christian B
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Montreal, Canada
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Ecellent day at Fort Chambly

Very nice location to view some early Canadian history, in the fort itself you can see a lot... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
SDupuis
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Calgary, Canada
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This restored fort is now a history museum.
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2 Rue de Richelieu, Chambly, Quebec J3L 2B9, Canada
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+1 450-658-1585
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Definitely a place to go with kids of all ages. We did the architecture tour and were impressed! Learned quite a bit about this fort. Museum is kid friendly and interesting and scavenger hunt was fun :) demonstrations were incredible- going back for the St...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Very nice location to view some early Canadian history, in the fort itself you can see a lot artifact from the times, area around the fort is great for a picnic.

Thank SDupuis
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Visiting Fort Chambly is part of our touring tour when we have people from outside of the country visiting us. We came this morning with our friends from Australia and we had a great time. The staff is very friendly, knowledgeable and perfectly bilingual. We...More

Thank Praline23
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The fort's heyday was in the 1700s, and when Quebec was part of New France, there was lots of smuggling between this area and New York. Seems like everyone did it, so publicly shaming someone couldn't destroy a person's reputation. Not something they talk about...More

Thank princetonarea
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Lovely to wander around the grounds and the fort itself. Be sure to talk with the people there even if you do not take a tour. They are most informative and we found them to be interesting and eager to talk about the fort and...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wonderful views of the Chambly Bassin and Richelieu Rapids. Fort full of surprises, great outing for the whole family.

Thank Donna R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

My ancestor came form France in 1750 to be a soldier, and was stationed at Fort Chambly. It was very interesting for me to see the fort (rebuilt for the most part) and to learn about a soldier's life. It is situated on the Richelieu...More

Thank tantoo2016
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The kids had fun. When we arrived we were greeted by the staff who gave us directions and a scavenger hunt game for the kids. The kids liked exploring the grounds and the exhibition was easy for the kids to understand. After the kids completed...More

Thank MamaSweetTooth
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Québec is sooo chalked full of history, and amazing relics of our past, Fort Chambly is definitely a place to visit to glimps back and either learn, or "re-learn" a part of Quebecs heritage!!!

Thank JenNkotb
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Taking advantage of our Parks Canada pass, we stopped here on our way home from PEI. There was a wedding nearby so much of the parking was taken up, so we had to park across the road (no big deal - but it was a...More

Thank Patti V
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