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Quebec City

The capital of the province of Quebec

Quebec city, the capital of the province Quebec, is a historic and culturally rich city known for its European charm and stunning architecture. It is situated along the St. Lawrence River.

Quebec City is one of the oldest cities in North America. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985 as the 'Historic District of Old Québec'.

The city's famous landmarks include the Château Frontenac and La Citadelle, The National Assembly of Quebec, the National Museum of Fine Arts of Quebec and Museum of Civilization.

French is the official language of Quebec City, although English is widely spoken as well. The city hosts numerous cultural events, festivals, and celebrations throughout the year, including the Winter Carnival, which is one of the largest winter festivals in the world.

Surrounding Quebec City are numerous parks and natural areas, offering opportunities for outdoor activities. The nearby Montmorency Falls, which are taller than Niagara Falls, are a popular tourist attraction.

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