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. Make Pointe-a-Calliere Museum part of your personalized Montreal itinerary using our Montreal attractions tool .
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  • Well laid out museum to learn about the history of Montreal. You begin your tour with a 17 minute muti-media history lesson narrated by current inhabitants of Montreal. Each had their own story of the...  more »
  • Montreal was founded in 1642 right on the spot of this strangely laid out but very satisfying museum. You can walk through the ancient sewers, see old artifacts from when Montreal was built, and look ...  more »
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