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Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal Archaeology and History Complex

Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal Archaeology and History Complex

350, place Royale
Vieux-Montréal H2Y 3Y5

Pointe-à-Callière offers visitors the opportunity to explore history through an original underground circuit leading through archaeological excavations. At the start of their visit, an immersive multimedia show presents a high-speed view of the city’s history, the remains come to life and the count down begins! The museum also offers temporary local and international exhibitions. For Montréal’s 375th anniversary, Pointe-à-Callière inaugurated the Fort Ville-Marie - Québecor Pavillion and the Memory Collector. 

Good to know : Amazing view from the belvedere Exclusive products at the Museum Shop L'Arrivage restaurant: an excellent table in Old Montréal.

Monday : Closed
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday : 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. until October 3rd
Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
MetroPlace-d'Armes, Square-Victoria, Berri-UQAM or Peel, bus 715
514 872-9150
  • Access for persons with mobility impairments
  • Gift Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Paid parking