690 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal H3A 1E9
The McCord Museum is the museum of all Montrealers, a social history museum that celebrates life in Montreal, both past and present—its history, its people, and its communities. Open to the city and the world, the Museum presents exciting exhibitions, educational programming and cultural activities that offer a contemporary perspective on history, engaging visitors from Montreal, Canada and beyond. It is home to over 1.5 million artefacts, comprising one of the largest historical collections in North America, organized into the following departments: Dress, Fashion and Textiles, Photography, Indigenous Cultures, Paintings, Prints and Drawings, Decorative Arts, and Textual Archives. McCord Museum: Our People, Our Stories.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
* Extended hours until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays can be exceptionally cancelled.
- Access for persons with mobility impairments
- Gift Shop
From April 26 to October 27 2019Contemporary Haida artists are constantly exploring the ancient language of their art; it is the foundation on which new endeavours are built and the grammar with which future histories are written. The objects displayed are truly rare historical gems.
From June 14 to September 15 2019A unique opportunity to discover the extraordinary artistic and scientific creativity of Polaroid photography. At the intersection of art and technology, the exhibition presents the original works of some 100 of the most celebrated international artists of the 20th century along with the cameras they used.
From March 7 to August 11 2019The resulting artworks explore different ways of recording experience through sensory engagement to highlight relationships past, present and future.
A unique exploration of the complex heritage of the First Peoples of Canada, to learn about how their dress helped define their rich cultures and identities, through some 100 items.