La statue de la Liberté, Québec, Québec, Canada
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N 46° 51.690 W 071° 16.218
19T E 326956 N 5192275
Quick Description: La statue de la Liberté, Québec, Québec, Canada
Location: Quebec, Canada
Date Posted: 9/2/2011 1:42:39 PM
Waymark Code: WMCFPT
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
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Long Description:
On trouve la statue de la Liberté dans le Parc du Sacré-Cœur, situé au coin du boulevard Louis-XIV et de la 1e Avenue en face à l'Église Saint-Charles-Borromée. Elle est l'œuvre du sculpteur québécois Alfred Laliberté. La statue est fabriquée de marbre blanc sur un piédestal de granit. Autrefois une fontaine soutenue par deux anges et un bassin complétait l'ouvrage. Sur le socle du monument, on peut lire l'invocation suivante : « Sacré-Cœur de Jésus, protégez Charlesbourg ».


There is the Statue of Liberty in the Park of the Sacred Heart, located at the corner of boulevard Louis-XIV and 1st Avenue in front of the Church of St. Charles Borromee. It is the work of the Quebec sculptor Alfred Laliberté. The statue is made of white marble on a granite pedestal. Once a fountain supported by two angels and a pool completed the work. On the base of the monument, we can read the following invocation: "Sacré-Cœur de Jésus, protégez Charlesbourg ."

Sources: Le patrimoine immatériel religieux du Québec.
Associated Religion(s): Catholique

Statue Location: Coin 1re Avenue et Louis XIV

Entrance Fee: Free

Artist: Alfred Laliberté

Website: [Web Link]

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