Musée des ondes Emile Berliner
1001, rue Lenoir, local E-206, Montréal (Québec) H4C 2Z6
This museum, housed in the former RCA Victor factory, pays tribute to Emile Berliner, inventor of the gramophone and recording. Its vast collections are invaluable for anyone wishing to know more about the history and development of technology using electromagnetic waves.
The Musée des ondes Emile Berliner received the Governor General History Award 2020 its online project
For 2021 until further notice: by appointment only, Monday to Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Free parking
- Partial access for persons with mobility impairments
- Gift Shop
From February 27 2020 to December 31 2022Still listening to radio? Curious to know what was the role of Montreal in creating the first radio broadcasts or pushing radio to global dimensions? Find the answers at the MOEB.
1921: Music made in Canada is music recorded by Compo in Lachine. Herbert S. Berliner pioneered into Canadian music before anybody for both French and English Canadians.
From old Gramophone to rare pieces from Canada's first satellite, the permanent exhibition excites visitors with discoveries of Montreal’s local history that made waves on a global scale.