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Rue St-Paul, Montreal
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Step back in time as you stroll down Rue St-Paul, one of Quebec's oldest streets. Situated in the heart of the city's Old Town district, the street was named after the city's first governor, Paul de Chomedey de Maisonneuve. The cobblestone-paved street is lined with historic buildings and serves as a spot where you can immerse yourself in the lively old city vibe. Check out the multitude of restaurants, bars, and cafes; admire the old Chapel; or visit the public market. Filled with shops and galleries, the street boasts a fusion of history, culture, and entertainment. Take a look at our Montreal itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Rue St-Paul and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • A must see area of the city, the older section, with many stores and restaurants to choose from. Easily accessible by metro or walking. 
  • As you walk along Rue St. Paul, you can imagine yourself on an old European city. Except you are in relatively new Canada! And your experience is much less e pensive. The street has arguably some of t...  more »
  • I had a lot of fun wandering the shops and cafes here. Hardly authentic Montreal, but a lot of fun and some good drinks had along the way. A great intro to the city.