Sights & Attractions in Montréal


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Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Not everyone thought it was a great idea to...
Nature Preserves Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Centre Bell
The Montréal Canadiens haven't won the Stanley...
Sports Venues Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Centre des Sciences de Montréal
You—or more likely, your kids—can design an...
Museums / Galleries Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes
Artist and architect Napoléon Bourassa called...
Religious Sites The Latin Quarter
Château Dufresne
The adjoining homes of a pair of shoe...
Houses / Mansions Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Church of St. Andrew and St. Paul
If you want to see the inside of Montréal's...
Religious Sites Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Cimetière de Notre-Dame-des-Neiges
At 343 acres, Canada's largest cemetery is not...
Cemeteries Cote-des-Neiges
Cimetière Mont-Royal
If you find yourself humming "Getting to Know...
Cemeteries Cote-des-Neiges
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve
In July you can join the glitterati of Europe and...
Sports Venues The Islands
Croix sur la Montagne
The 102-foot-high steel cross at the top of...
Religious Sites Parc du Mont-Royal
Grand Séminaire de Montréal
Education goes way back at the Grand...
Religious Sites Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Hôpital Général des Soeurs-Grises
A few jagged stone walls are all that's left of...
Memorials / Monuments Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Hôtel de Ville
President Charles de Gaulle of France marked...
Government Buildings Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
La Ronde
Every year, it seems, La Ronde amusement park...
Amusement Parks The Islands
Lac aux Castors
Mont-Royal's single body of water, actually a...
Bodies of Water Parc du Mont-Royal
Maison Pierre du Calvet
Merchant Pierre du Calvet was everything that...
Houses / Mansions Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Maison Smith
If you need a map of Mont-Royal's extensive...
Museums / Galleries Parc du Mont-Royal
Marché Bonsecours
You can't buy fruits and vegetables in the...
Historic Districts / Sites Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
McGill University
Merchant and fur trader James McGill would...
Educational Institutions Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Musée des Hospitalières de l'Hôtel-Dieu
The nuns of the Religieuses Hospitalières de...
Museums / Galleries The Plateau
Observatoire de l'Est
If you're just driving across Mont-Royal, be...
Viewpoints Parc du Mont-Royal
Parc Lafontaine
You could say that Parc Lafontaine is a...
Parks The Plateau
Place de la Grande-Paix
If you're looking for peace and quiet, the narrow...
Squares Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Place des Arts
Montréal's primary performing-arts complex has...
Arts / Performance Venues Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Place Royale
The oldest public square in Montréal, dating to...
Squares Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Place Ville-Marie
The cross-shape 1962 office tower was Montréal's...
Stores / Malls Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
When Montréal was under attack, citizens and...
Squares Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
Plage de l'Île Notre-Dame
The dress code at the neighboring Casino de...
Beaches The Islands
If you're up for a bit of a climb, walk up rue...
Houses / Mansions Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Square Dorchester and Place du Canada
On sunny summer days you can join the office...
Parks Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Square St-Louis
The bourgeois families who built their homes...
Squares The Latin Quarter
Square Victoria
The perfect Montréal mix: an 1872 statue of...
Squares Old Montreal (Vieux-Montreal)
St. George's Anglican Church
St. George's is possibly the prettiest Anglican...
Religious Sites Downtown and the Golden Square Mile
Stade Olympique
Montrealers finished paying for their Olympic...
Sports Venues Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Tour Olympique
The world's tallest tilting structure—take...
Architectural Sites Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
Westmount Square
When skylights were cut into the terrace of...
Architectural Sites Westmount


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