Château Dufresne, musée et lieu historique patrimonial
2929 Jeanne-d'Arc Avenue
Montréal H1W 3W2
This sumptuous residence, classified rare historic monument in the East of the metropolis, plunges us into the beginning of the 20th century’s atmosphere of prosperity. Its architecture, interior decoration and domestic installations testify to an influential and avant-garde Francophone bourgeoisie whose actions on the development of Montreal were important.
Before becoming a museum and heritage institution, this incomparable venue also housed the first National Museum of Contemporary Art in Quebec and first Museum of Decorative Arts.
Wednesday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on holidays
From June 14 to October 20 2019Pierre Dorion has executed a new series of watercolours based on photographic documentation of the period rooms from historical museums in Montreal.