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Pointe-a-Calliere Museum, Montreal

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Experience a journey through Montreal's history at Pointe-a-Calliere Museum. Situated in Old Montreal, the museum was founded in 1992, on the city's 350th birthday. View relics and artifacts from almost every historical period, and explore the archaeological crypt where you can see foundations of some of the city's oldest buildings. Take advantage of interactive displays to learn about key moments in the city's history, discover the world of 18th-century sailors, or check out the website to see if the museum is hosting an interesting temporary exhibit during your visit. Take a look at our Montreal vacation trip planner to schedule your visit to Pointe-a-Calliere Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Great place to check out with children, especially the Pirate & privateer area. Currently the ASIA display that is there is beautiful but I am a big fan to start with - not so much fun for the kids th...  more »
  • went with our grand children who had no idea about the history of Montreal, very interesting and at times entertaining. Worth the visit, absolutely loved it.  more »
  • This museum excels at bringing in a variety of exhibits from all over the world. The permanent displays are well done and engaging. Love the restaurant on top - nice view and good food.  more »