George-Étienne Cartier

Sir George-Étienne Cartier, 1st Baronet, PC was a Canadian statesman and Father of Confederation. The English spelling of the name—George, instead of Georges, the usual French spelling—is explained by his having been named in honour of .

Landmarks in the Area

Park
Parc Montmorency is a park located in and home to Parliaments of Lower Canada, Canada East and Quebec from 1791 to 1883. Photo: Jeangagnon, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Work of art
is situated 100 meters south of George-Étienne Cartier. Photo: Wilfredor, CC BY-SA 4.0.

School
Le Petit Séminaire de Québec is a private French-language Roman Catholic secondary school in the Vieux-Québec area of , which was originally part of the Séminaire de Québec. is situated 140 meters northwest of George-Étienne Cartier. Photo: Jstremblay, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The Chateau St. Louis in was the official residence of the French Governor of New France and later the Governor of Quebec, the Governor-General of British North America, and the Lieutenant-Governor of Lower Canada. is situated 140 meters south of George-Étienne Cartier. Photo: Local hero, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Neighborhood
Vieux-Québec–Cap-Blanc–Colline Parlementaire is one of the 35 districts of the , and one of six that are located in the borough of La Cité-Limoilou. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

Suburb
Saint-Jean-Baptiste is a neighbourhood of Quebec City, the capital of the province of in . is situated 1½ km west of George-Étienne Cartier.

Locality
The Plains of Abraham is a historic area within in , , Canada. is situated 2½ km southwest of George-Étienne Cartier. Photo: NickHam, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Vanier is a former city in central , . It was amalgamated into in 2002. is situated 4 km west of George-Étienne Cartier.

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