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A trip into Victorian Montreal

I went to see a very excentric schizophrenic yet amusing patient there that wanted me to ''free... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2012
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Think you're crazy? Visit the psych ward!

Little remains of the original glory of Ravenscrag, other than the exterior shell of the building... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2001
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Jul 19, 2012
“A trip into Victorian Montreal”
Dec 8, 2001
“Think you're crazy? Visit the psych ward!”
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Built in 1863, this Italianate-style mansion presently serves as the McGill University psychiatric research hospital.
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1025 avenue des Pins W | (Near McTavish), Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1, Canada
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Reviewed July 19, 2012

I went to see a very excentric schizophrenic yet amusing patient there that wanted me to ''free her', and hire me as a lawyer. While there, I snooped around and was awed by the idyllic terrace around the building and the view of the St...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2001

Little remains of the original glory of Ravenscrag, other than the exterior shell of the building, and a series of black & white photo's that adorn the main hallway inside. Built by Sir Hugh Allen in 1863, you can see pictures of it at http://cac.mcgill.ca/campus/buildings/Allan_Memorial_Institute.html...More

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