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Montreal Museums

Montreal Museums

Museums in Montreal 

Montreal is the second-most populous municipality in Canada and is centered on the Island of Montreal. 

French is the city’s official language and is the language spoken at home by approximately 50% of the population. 

Historically the commercial capital of Canada, Montreal, was surpassed in population and economic strength by Toronto in the 1970s.

Montreal remains an essential center of commercial, cultural, and tourism center.

Museums in Montreal 

  • Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
  • McCord Museum
  • Montreal Museum of Archaeology and History
  • Musée d’art Contemporain de Montréal
  • Montreal Science Centre
  • Redpath Museum
  • Biodome
  • Canadian Centre for Architecture
  • Château Ramezay – Musée et site Historique de Montréal
  • Musée de l’Holocauste Montréal, Montreal Holocaust Museum 
  • Saint Joseph’s Oratory of Mount Royal
  • The Biosphere, Environment Museum
  • Centre d’histoire de Montréal
  • Montreal Insectarium
  • Fondation Phi pour l’art contemporain
  • Stewart Museum
  • Musée Grévin Montreal
  • Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium
  • Musée Marguerite-Bourgeoys et Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours
  • The Fur Trade at Lachine National Historic Site
  • Space For Life Museum
  • Château Dufresne
  • Musée de Lachine
  • Maison Saint-Gabriel
  • Museum of Jewish Montreal
  • Écomusée du fier monde
  • Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site
  • Bank of Montreal Museum

Montreal’s Museums

  • City:                    Montreal
  • Country:             Canada
  • Population:        4.3 million – Metro
  • Founded:           1642
  • Incorporated:     1832
  • Constituted:       2002

A Virtual Tour of the Museums in Canada





Map for Museums in Montreal 

Canadian Proverbs, Quotes, and Sayings

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts – Quebec, Canada





“Patience is a tree whose root is bitter, but its fruit is very sweet.”
– Canadian Proverb


Photo Credit:By Jazmin Million from North Amarica (Canada’s Cultural Capital (ID:11291)) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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