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Discover Québec’s history

Since Jacques Cartier’s arrival in 1534, Québec has gone through dramatic changes. After being ruled by both the French and British, Quebecers have carved out their own culture and identity.

Learn more about our history
Discover Québec’s history ©TQ/Bourdeau, Jacques

Meet Quebecers

Nearly 8 million Quebecers live along the St. Lawrence River. They are creative, full of enthusiasm, appreciate great food and welcome any excuse to celebrate!

Get to know them
Meet Quebecers ©TQ/Lafond, Dominique

Pick up some souvenirs

Want to take a little piece of Québec with you? Give in to the temptation of original creations by our artists as well as our gastronomic specialties. Merchants can arrange to have your purchases shipped to you.

Go shopping
Pick up some souvenirs ©TQ/Hamelin, Jean-François

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