Museums in Montreal, Canada

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Montreal that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Montreal to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Montreal page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Musee Des Beaux-arts De Montreal

    # 1 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 3294 times in trip plans
    Musee Des Beaux-arts De Montreal

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Exhibition

    Address: 1380 Sherbrooke St W, Montreal, QC H3G 1J5, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is a major artistic display center in Montreal. It is Montreal's biggest exhibition hall and is around one of the most noticeable in all of Canada. The museum is assoc...Read more

  2. Canadian Railway Museum

    # 2 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 784 times in trip plans
    Canadian Railway Museum

    Tags: Specialty Museum

    Address: 110, rue Saint-Pierre | Saint-Constant, Montreal, Quebec J5A 1B6, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Which of us has not been, at leatbriefly, captivated by trains. Large, thunderous and mysterious, these machnes have ever brought the promise of wealth, success and development wherever they’ve ...Read more

  3. Place Des Arts

    # 3 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 1314 times in trip plans
    Place Des Arts

    Tags: Art Museum, Entertainment, Performance, Arts And Crafts

    Address: 175 Rue Sainte-Catherine Ouest, Montreal, QC H2X 1Y9, Canada

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 06:00 pm Details

    Art patrons gather here in large, culture seeking droves. Established to promote culture by Mayor Jean Drapeau, the Place des Arts is abundant in theatres showcasing musical shows, orchestra, ambiance...Read more

  4. Musee Pointe-a-calliere

    # 4 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 716 times in trip plans
    Musee Pointe-a-calliere

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 350 Place Royale, Montreal, QC H2Y 3Y5, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Pointe-a-Calliere takes into account and showcases archaeologically significant artifacts from each period in the city's past. The archaeological locales it ensures have processed one of the biggest a...Read more

  5. Chateau Ramezay Museum

    # 5 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 657 times in trip plans
    Chateau Ramezay Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 280 Rue Notre-Dame Est, Montreal, QC H2Y 1C5, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    The Chateau Ramezay has been exhibiting verifiable presentations and forming social, experimental and museological exercises for more than 115 years. Its mission is to protect, highlight and give acce...Read more

  6. Biosphere Environmental Museum

    # 6 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 31 times in trip plans
    Biosphere Environmental Museum

    Tags: Museum

    Address: 160 Chemin du Tour de l'isle, Montréal, QC H3C 4G8, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Not only for its extensive environmental based exhibits, but also for its massive geodesic dome structure according to the design of Buckminster Fuller, the Biosphere Environmental Museum is a famous ...Read more

  7. Bank Of Montreal Museum

    # 7 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 129 Rue Saint-Jacques, Montréal, QC H2Y 1L6, Canada

    Google Reviews
    明治千田

    I liked it but the name “museum” was misleading. It’s an exhibition room.

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  8. Canadian Centre For Architecture

    # 8 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 8 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1920 Rue Baile, Montréal, QC H3H 2S6, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Christina Chang

    Really not worth the time or money to visit. As an interior architect myself, this museum didn’t offer much more than some contemporary art museum type pieces. Was really hoping for more insight eve...

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  9. Barbie Expo

    # 9 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 4 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 1455 Rue Peel suite 206, Montréal, QC H3A 1T5, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Elsy Chow

    Beautiful! Just stumbled upon this place as it was next to my hotel. Finding out it was free was a bonus. I was really impressed. The amount of skill and detail that goes into designing a custom Barb...

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  10. Saint Joseph's Oratory Of Mount Royal

    # 10 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 16 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Church, Museum, Park

    Address: 3800 Chemin Queen Mary, Montréal, QC H3V 1H6, Canada

    Timings: 06:00 am - 09:30 pm Details
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    Alison Berger

    It was beautiful. Some people were going up the middle stairs on their knees and praying as they went. I have never done that and I was unsure of the reason, but it might be beneficial to research thi...

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  11. Grévin Montréal

    # 11 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 11 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 705 Rue Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, QC H3B 4G5, Canada

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    David P

    This place was a lot of fun. I visited in July 2018 when they also had an old exhibit featuring retro board games. In the main museum, there are tons of wax figures. Many of them are Canadian and larg...

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  12. Montreal History Centre

    # 12 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 4 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 335 Place d'Youville, Montréal, QC H2Y 3T1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    M Robson

    Excellent place to learn about the history and development of Montreal. Exhibits in the permanent exhibit area on the first floor were very well done. Everything is bi-lingual. Second floor was an e...

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  13. Musée Mccord D'histoire Canadienne

    # 13 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 3 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 690 Rue Sherbrooke O, Montréal, QC H3A 1E9, Canada

    Google Reviews
    Victor LomellÍ

    I loved the Balenciaga exhibit. I believe the price of admission is $19.00 I did find the permanent collection on the bottom floor to be lacking passion. I would recommend this museum. The gift ...

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  14. Château Dufresne

    # 14 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 2929 Avenue Jeanne d'Arc, Montréal, QC H1W 3W2, Canada

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    Diana Archer

    A very nice place, the exhibits were very interesting. When I went the top floor was closed for renovations, but that didn't change my experience at all. It was interesting seeing the way the people i...

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  15. Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site

    # 15 of 16 Museums in Montreal | Added 8 times in trip plans
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: 458 Rue Notre-Dame E, Montréal, QC H2Y 1C8, Canada

    Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
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    Caroline Windisch

    Small but impeccible. Beautiful little museum

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