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Old Quebec
Country Canada
Province Quebec
City Quebec City
Borough La Cité-Limoilou
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern)
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
Official name: Historic District of Old Quebec
Type: Cultural
Criteria: iv, vi
Designated: 1985 (9th session)
Reference #: 300
State Party: Canada
Region: Europe and North America

Old Quebec (French: Vieux-Québec) is the oldest neighbourhood in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. There are two parts: the Upper Town (French: Haute-Ville) and the Lower Town (French: Basse-Ville). It has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985. People often call Old Quebec the Old City in English. In French, it is often called the Latin Quarter (French: Quartier latin).



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