This is no longer a seminary but I loved the design, even though I was unable to enter the buildings.
It is such a classic and must have educated many Jesuit priests, the intellectuals of the Catholic - universal - Church.
This Seminary used to be an educational and training center for priest. Nowadays it is a Catholic secondary school and consist out of a number of historical buildings. It is free to walk around them but not to enter.
When visiting Quebec City, one must enter into the interior backyard of this building to see the purity of the architectural lines and take some pictures. We can feel the calm and imagine the students in the backyard centuries ago. Great for photography and relaxation. Very unique in North America and well worth a 5 minutes stop. I have not...
We were in Quebec on "shore leave" from a cruise ship. We had been to the Montmorency Falls and rode back into town on a city transit bus (#800). We got off the bus near the Citadel and worked our way down hill. Following our visit to Notre Dame Basilica, we walked over to this former seminary (now a college...