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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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  • I went there with my children, my grandchildren, young school children... very beautiful interpretation of lower town centre
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  • A beautiful museum that explains the history full of foundations of Montreal. The ruins are preserved inside so we can visit them weather bad weather.
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  • I live here, and often go to this museum when they have a special exhibition. They are always curated beautifully and it's never super crowded  more »