12.05.2023 – 14.05.2023


Montreal History Festival

Montreal History Festival

12.05.2023 – 14.05.2023

Montreal's history museums are coming together for a third edition to showcase their expertise, collections and passion. Four museums in Old Montreal are joining in this initiative to bring you a dynamic and varied program.

Rally at the Marguerite-Bourgeoys Historic Site

Discover works of art of a feminine nature through a discovery rally inside and outside the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel. You have the opportunity to do this activity in French or in English. This activity was realized in collaboration with the SDC Vieux-Montréal.

Walking tour of Old Montréal with Guidatour

Stroll the streets of Old Montreal with a professional guide from Guidatour to discover the richness and history of the historic district.

Podcast: The Chapel and its neighbourhood offered by the Marguerite-Bourgeoys Historic Site

On the 250th anniversary of the Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours, listen to a 15-minute audio and video podcast. The podcast was produced in collaboration with the podcast "Tous les chemins mènent à Montréal" on the history of the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel and its neighbourhood.

Ghost Montreal: Legends and stories told by Guidatour

Stroll through the streets of Old Montreal with a storyteller who will share his mysterious tales as you pass by places where important events took place.

Tea Time at the Cartier House at Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site

Visit the Victorian home of George-Étienne-Cartier and enjoy a cup of tea while learning about 19th century tea etiquette. The presentation will only be given in French.

Small Steps in History at Pointe-à-Callière Museum

Pointe-à-Callière and Festilou are presenting five stories for children aged 3 to 5 about historical figures who helped build today's city and country.

N.B.: Visit the company's website for more details.

Photo: Montreal History Festival

Vieux-Montréal, Ville-Marie, Montréal, QC, Canada