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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

A designated national archaeological and historic site, Pointe-à-Callière is home to the very birthplace of Montréal and focuses on several centuries of history, from the time of the First Peoples to the present day. In addition to its impressive underground archaeological remains, the museum also offers the opportunity to explore the city through permanent exhibitions and a multimedia show projected over the remains. The museum complex also presents temporary exhibitions of national and international scope, as well as several cultural activities to delight young and old alike.

Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Friday: 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 11 am to 5 pm

MetroMetro: Square-Victoria-OACI or Place d'armes Bus: Line 61, 35
514 872-9150
  • Access for persons with mobility impairments
  • Gift Shop
  • Restaurant
  • Paid parking
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