Maison Saint-Gabriel, Historic Site and Museum
2146 place Dublin, Pointe-Saint-Charles
Montréal H3K 2A2
A magnificent example of traditional Québec architecture, this farmhouse, purchased by Marguerite Bourgeoys in 1668, was used to welcome the King’s Wards. Now a museum, it proposes an experience that is both enlightening and entertaining thanks to the talents of its guides and the originality of its summer programming. This historic site, with its scattering of gardens, invites visitors to explore history through nature!
Good to know : All visits of the museum are guided. Cultural and fun activities offered all year round. Beautiful gift shop and a restaurant with an original concept. Garden experience with guided tour and audioguide during summer time.
Tuesday to Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed from December 22rd to January 7th 2019
Summer schedule :
Tuesday to Sunday: 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
- Free parking
- Gift Shop
- Partial access for persons with mobility impairments
From May 23 to December 21 2018The exhibition presents the generations of farm sisters who administrated what was one of the largest farms in Montreal since its acquisition by Marguerite Bourgeoys in 1668.
A guide recounts the daily life of the people who lived in this farmhouse, which has been perfectly preserved by the Congrégation de Notre-Dame since 1668.