475 De Maisonneuve Blvd East
Montréal H2L 5C4
The Grande Bibliothèque and BAnQ Vieux-Montréal, major cultural beacons of Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, feature varied cultural programming including exhibitions. The Grande Bibliothèque provides free access to over 4 million documents.
Free admission. Over 150 cultural activities!
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sathurday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Access for persons with mobility impairments
- Paid parking
From September 15 2015 to September 16 2018Pièces de collections brings together an exceptional selection of published works grouped according to five themes that transcend periods and disciplines: ''Parcourir'', ''Résister'', ''Croire'', ''Comprendre'' and ''Créer''.
From January 31 2017 to June 3 2018In this exhibition, young people are invited to see Montréal from some unusual angles.
From May 9 2017 to January 7 2018Designed and produced by BAnQ to mark the city's 375th anniversary, the exhibition Mon cœur est Montréal – 41 vies à découvrir provides a portrait of the men and women who helped shape it. Using archival materials, the exhibition bears witness to the presence of these individuals in the great island city by the river, from Jeanne Mance to François Barbeau.