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.
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday to Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- Access for persons with mobility impairments
- Gift Shop
- Paid parking
With the Archaeo-Adventure workshop, exclusive to Pointe-à-Callière, the Museum gives young people and families a chance to experience a simulated archaeological dig, first on the site, then in the head archaeologist’s tent and the laboratory space.
Pirates or Privateers? is Pointe-à-Callière’s very first permanent exhibition specifically dedicated to young people and families.
Yours Truly, Montréal, created in collaboration with Montreal firm Moment Factory, whisks you off on a fascinating trip back in time.