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Pointe-à-Callière, Montréal’s Archaeology and History Complex, has welcomed 100,000 visitors since the opening of the exhibition The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great last December 12, a clear indication of the enthusiasm this fascinating and never-before-seen exhibition has generated. There are less than four weeks left to see the exhibition in Montréal—that is, until Sunday, April 26—before it continues its North American odyssey, travelling to the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, the Field Museum in Chicago and, finally, to the National Geographic Museum in Washington.
February 18, 2015 to January 3, 2016
Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Archaeology and History Complex, is presenting a delightful, invigorating new temporary exhibition on the subject of snow and all its charms and frustrations, love or hate it!
Sunday February 22 and March 8, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. on Place Royale and around the Museum. Free
Pointe-à-Callière’s Port Symphonies for 2015 shine a spotlight on Greece, with the participation of Québec composer, instrumentalist, and sound artist Philippe Lauzier who is presenting an original composition entitled Oreste sur les territoires sirènes.
Pointe-à-Callière and the Department of Culture and Communications are pleased to announced the publication of the book AIR — Territoire et peuplement, the first work in a collection entitled “Archaeology of Québec,” which will include a total of five volumes.
Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Archaeology and History Complex, is proud to present the world premiere of the original exhibition The Greeks – Agamemnon to Alexander the Great. The exhibition spans over 5,000 years of Greek history and culture and takes visitors on an exceptional and fascinating journey back to the origins of the cradle of Western civilization, its heritage and the traces it has left in the hearts and minds of the Greek people.