12435, avenue de la Miséricorde
Montréal H4J 2G3Learn about taboos, scandals and secrets of yesteryear when you tour this museum devoted to the fascinating history of how the Misericordia Sisters assisted unwed mothers and their children. The work of Rosalie Cadron-Jetté (1794-1864), the community’s founder, is still appreciated today.Learn more
3800 Queen Mary Road
Montréal H3V 1H6
Tucked within one of the most majestic buildings on the island of Montreal, the Museum of Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal is a hidden jewel. There, you can visit both temporary and permanent displays where you will discover the historic, artistic and religious heritage of Quebec and elsewhere.
201 Des Pins West
Montréal H2W 1R5
This museum tells the fascinating tale of Montréal’s birth and the founding of the Hôtel-Dieu hospital by Jeanne Mance, Canada’s first secular nurse. Learn about the Hospitallers of St. Joseph and how they cared for the sick. You’ll come away with admiration for a group of women who had a profound influence on the development of health care in Montréal.
1380 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal H3G 1J5
The MMFA, has the highest attendance rates among Canadian art museums. The Museum’s encyclopedic collection, unique in the country, comprises 41,000 works from antiquity to the present day. Every year, more than 1 000 000 people visit its unique permanent collection and its original temporary exhibitions, which combine artistic disciplines: fine arts, music, film, fashion and design.
400 Saint-Paul Street East
Vieux-Montréal H2Y 1H4
The history museum invites you to discover the life of an exceptionnal woman and to visit exhibits and an archaeological site that you will find captivating. Head for Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel, 18th century jewel of our heritage, for an insight into Montréal's past.