Montreal Stories

Museum stories on the history of Montreal yesterday and today

Maisonneuve, Montréal's first builder
People

Maisonneuve, Montréal's first builder

The Royal Insurance Building: from insurance to custom house
Places and buildings

The Royal Insurance Building: from insurance to custom house

The Great Peace of Montréal
Major events

The Great Peace of Montréal

A Crystal Palace for the Prince of Wales
Places and buildings

A Crystal Palace for the Prince of Wales

The Christian Paquin postcard collection
Life in Montréal

The Christian Paquin postcard collection

Illustrious Governor Louis-Hector de Callière
People

Illustrious Governor Louis-Hector de Callière

Old Custom House, one of our city’s architectural treasures
Places and buildings

Old Custom House, one of our city’s architectural treasures

Jeanne Mance, co-founder of Montréal
People

Jeanne Mance, co-founder of Montréal

Kondiaronk, broker of the Great Peace of Montréal
People

Kondiaronk, broker of the Great Peace of Montréal

The Royal coat of arms gets a facelift
Places and buildings

The Royal coat of arms gets a facelift

Traces of Champlain in Montréal 400 years later
Life in Montréal

Traces of Champlain in Montréal 400 years later

Dominion Square Building: an architectural landmark
Places and buildings

Dominion Square Building: an architectural landmark

The Mariners’ House: anchored in history
Places and buildings

The Mariners’ House: anchored in history

The Youville Pumping Station: a truly ingenious facility
Places and buildings

The Youville Pumping Station: a truly ingenious facility

Jean Doré, the mayor who opened up Montréal’s birthplace
Life in Montréal

Jean Doré, the mayor who opened up Montréal’s birthplace

Sainte-Catherine: A Street at the Heart of Montréal
Life in Montréal

Sainte-Catherine: A Street at the Heart of Montréal

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