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Pointe-a-Calliere Museum, Montreal
(4/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
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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  • Our Christmas party was held in this wonderful Museum. Guides gave us a ride in the underground galleries and the edge of the city and Quebec history available to us. We finished with the stunning multimedia film that again summarizes us this place which kept track of history. Inspiring and necessary this beautiful Museum.
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  • This museum gives a good overview on the history of Quebec with modern and Visual means. The sub soil is full of archaeological remains well staged, the short film of 20 minutes is a must-see before visiting. Very beautiful and rich exhibition land of Asia on two levels.
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  • We had a lot of fun exploring the early roots of Montreal, which have been uncovered and then preserved indoors. There is a short film at the beginning which lays out the history. Then you go down to ...  more »