Montreal Area Museums

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Museum Name
(Link)
NeighbourhoodBorough/CityTypeFeatures
Artothèque de MontréalLa Petite-PatrieRosemont–La Petite-PatrieArtcontemporary art
Bank of Montreal MuseumOld MontrealVille-MarieNumismaticcoins
Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du QuébecQuartier LatinVille-MarieLibraryChanging exhibits of history and art from its collections
Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada MuseumQuartier des spectaclesVille-MarieMilitaryRegimental history and memorabilia
Canadian Aviation Heritage CentreMacdonald CampusSainte-Anne-de-BellevueAviationCollection of aircraft and art about aviation
Canadian Centre for ArchitectureShaughnessy VillageVille-MarieArchitectureChanging exhibits of architecture, also 1874 period mansion rooms
Canadian Guild of CraftsGolden Square MileVille-MarieArtcollection and shop of Canadian fine crafts, Inuit and First Nations crafts and sculpture
Centre d'exposition de l'Université de MontréalCôte-des-NeigesCôte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-GrâceArtcontemporary art gallery of the Université de Montréal
Centre d'histoire de MontréalOld MontrealVille-MarieHistoryCity history
Centre Émilie-GamelinBordeaux-CartiervilleAhuntsic-CartiervilleReligiousinformation Sisters of Providence religious community
Chapelle historique du Bon-PasteurQuartier LatinVille-MarieArtinformation, art exhibits
Château DufresneHochelaga-MaisonneuveMercier–Hochelaga-MaisonneuveHistoric house1910s Beaux-Arts style mansion
Château RamezayOld MontrealVille-MarieHistoryCity history, 18th-century period life
Cinémathèque québécoiseQuartier LatinVille-MarieMediaFilm, television and photography exhibits
Cité historia, musée d'histoire du Sault-au-Récollet<Sault-au-RécolletAhuntsic-CartiervilleHistoric house18th-century historic house and mill; located in Sault-au-Récollet
Darling FoundryFaubourg des RécolletsVille-MarieArtArt
David M. Stewart MuseumSaint Helen's IslandVille-MarieMilitaryHistory and military life in New France
DHC/ARTOld MontrealVille-MarieArtinformation, contemporary art gallery
Dorval Museum of Local History and HeritageLakeshore, DorvalDorvalHistoryocal history
Écomusée du fier mondeGay VillageMontrealHistoryHeritage of the industrial and working-class people of south-central Montreal
Ecomuseum ZooMacdonald CampusSainte-Anne-de-BellevueZooZoo home to live animals native to the Saint Lawrence River valley
Fur Trade at Lachine National Historic SiteLakeshore, LachineLachineHistoryMontreal's fur industry
Galerie de l'UQAMQuartier LatinVille-MarieArtcontemporary art gallery
Gallery XQuartier ConcordiaVille-MarieArtContemporary art gallery of Concordia University
Lachine Canal National Historic SiteLakeshore, LachineLachineTransportExhibits at the Lachine Visitor Services Centre about the history and heritage of the canal
Leonard & Bina Ellen Art GalleryQuartier ConcordiaVille-MarieArtConcordia University
Maison de Mère d’YouvilleOld MontrealVille-MarieReligiousinformation, history of the Grey Nuns of Montreal and their founder, Saint Marie-Marguerite d'Youville
Maison Saint-GabrielPointe-Saint-CharlesLe Sud-OuestHistoric house17th-century period house and gardens, also changing exhibits of decorative arts from its collections
Marguerite Bourgeoys MuseumOld MontrealVille-MarieReligionHistoric chapel and history of the 17th-century woman who founded it, as well as the city's early religious settlers
McCord Museum of Canadian HistoryDowntown MontrealVille-MarieMultipleMontreal's history and culture, changing exhibits of culture, art and heritage
Montreal BiodômeEspace pour la vieMercier–Hochelaga-MaisonneuveZooReplicas of four ecosystems, with animals and plants
Montreal BiosphèreSaint Helen's IslandVille-MarieNatural historyEcology, the environment and sustainable living
Montreal Botanical GardenEspace pour la vieRosemont–La Petite-PatrieBotanical gardenThematic gardens and greenhouses
Montreal Holocaust Memorial CentreCôte-des-NeigesCôte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-GrâceHistoryHolocaust story and effects of bigotry and hate
Montreal InsectariumEspace pour la vieMercier–Hochelaga-MaisonneuveNatural historyLive insects and insect exhibits
Montreal Museum of Fine ArtsGolden Square MileVille-MarieArtCollections include Canadian, Inuit, European, pre-Columbian, African, modern and contemporary art, ancient cultures, decorative arts, Greek and Roman sculptures
Montreal PlanetariumEspace pour la vieMercier–Hochelaga-MaisonneuveSciencePlanetarium
Montreal Science CentreOld Port of MontrealVille-MarieScienceInteractive science exhibits
Musée d'art contemporain de MontréalQuartier des spectaclesVille-MarieArtContemporary art
Musée de la police de MontréalQuartier des spectaclesVille-MarieLaw enforcementpolice memorabilia
Musée de LachineLakeshore, LachineLachineMultiplenformation, history exhibits in the 17th-century Lachine
Musée des Hospitalières de l'Hôtel-Dieu de MontréalPine AvenueLe Plateau-Mont-RoyalMedicalhistory of the Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, medicine and religious art
Musée des maîtres et artisans du QuébecCégep de Saint-Laurent campusSaint-LaurentArtcontemporary craft and art
Musée des ondes Emile BerlinerSaint-HenriLe Sud-OuestTechnologyinformation history and development of sound creation, production, reproduction, recording and broadcasting; includes gramophones, phonographs, radios, televisions, sound recording equipment, microphones, records and cylinders
Musée des pompiers de MontréalMile EndLe Plateau-Mont-RoyalFirefightingfire fighter memorabilia
Musée des Sœurs de MiséricordeBordeaux-CartiervilleAhuntsic-CartiervilleReligiousinformation, works of the Misericordia Sisters
Musée Eudore-DubeauCôte-des-NeigesCôte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-GrâceMedicalinformation, part of the University of Montreal, open by appointment, history of dentistry and its teaching in Quebec
Musée Grévin MontrealEaton CentreVille-MarieWax museumFeatures scenes from the history of Canada, modern Canadian and international figures and movie stars
Museum of Costume and Textile of QuebecOld MontrealVille-MarieFashionDevoted to fashion, costume, textiles and fibres
Museum of the Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount RoyalCôte-des-NeigesCôte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-GrâceArtFeatures Christian art from Quebec and around the world
Peter B. Yeomans Cultural CentreLakeshore, DorvalDorvalArtart exhibits
Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal Museum of Archaeology and HistoryOld MontrealVille-MarieHistoryHistory and archaeology of the city, located in 6 buildings
Prison-des-PatriotesSainte-MarieVille-MarieHistoryexhibition on the 1837-1838 rebellions in Lower Canada and the Patriote movement
Redpath Museum of Natural HistoryMcGill University campusVille-MarieNatural historyPart of McGill University
Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps MuseumCFB MontrealMercier–Hochelaga-MaisonneuveMilitaryregimental history and memorabilia, located in the garrison in Longue-Pointe
Royal Montreal Regiment MuseuLower WestmountWestmountMilitaryregimental history and memorabilia of The Royal Montreal Regiment
SBC Gallery of Contemporary ArtQuartier des spectaclesVille-MarieArtcontemporary art
Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic SiteOld MontrealVille-MarieHistoric house19th-century Victorian period house and life of Sir George-Étienne Cartier
Sisters of Saint Anne Historic CentreLakeshore, LachineLachineReligiousinformation history of the convent and its founder
Stewart Hall Art GalleryLakeshore, Pointe-ClairePointe-Claire, QuebecArtinformation
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