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The Citadel in Quebec

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La Citadelle de Québec (Photo Courtesy: Musée Royal)

The Citadel of Montreal was a former fortress used to defend the city. Smaller than the one in Old Quebec, the Citadel was built by the French in 1690, with a cannon battery added in 1723.

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