Montreal's museums

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

1380 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal H3G 1J5

Founded in 1860, the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) is the oldest art museum in Canada and a leading museum in North America. Its collection showcases Quebec and Canadian heritage and international art from a critical and intercultural perspective, and comprises over 45,000 paintings, sculptures, graphic art works, photographs, multimedia installations and decorative art objects dating from antiquity to the present. The MMFA’s exhibitions span every discipline from archaeology to fine arts, to contemporary practices. Laid out over five interconnecting pavilions, the Museum complex includes over 80 exhibition galleries, the Bourgie concert hall, an auditorium and movie theatre, the Boutique and Bookstore, an in-house publishing department, a public sculpture garden and the Michel de la Chenelière International Atelier for Education and Art Therapy. A pioneering museum in the provision of art therapy, the MMFA works with the community, education, health and technology sectors to give all people exposure to art through inclusive and enriching experiences. 

COVID-19 : The Museum is open, please refer to the Museum's website for the mesures in place.

Monday : Closed
Tuesday to Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Museum will be closed on May 24, but open on June 24 and July 1.
MetroGuy-Concordia or Peel
514 285-2000 or 1 800 899-MUSE
  • Access for persons with mobility impairments
  • Gift Shop
  • Partial access for persons with mobility impairments
  • Restaurant