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Musee de Lachine

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A pivotal historical spot

The buildings located at this museum house important artifacts from the Amerindians, the French and... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
explorer044
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Montreal, Canada
A must see while in Montreal

Just a short drive from downtown and gorgeous anytime of year, this waterfront park and outdoor art... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2017
steph_L_mtl99
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Aug 21, 2017
“A pivotal historical spot”
Apr 10, 2017
“A must see while in Montreal ”
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On the banks of the St. Lawrence River, just 10 km from downtown Montreal, contemporary art rubs shoulders with archaeology and history. Musee de Lachine invites you to discover the storied past of Maison Le Ber-Le Moyne and to explore a major...more
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1 Chemin du Musee, Montreal, Quebec H8S 4L9, Canada
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

The buildings located at this museum house important artifacts from the Amerindians, the French and the British. One building was originally built as a trading post. We were informed it is the oldest building in Montreal and built in 1669 of stone (probably explaining its...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Isabelle L, Service éducatif at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Hi explorer044, Thank you so much for the wonderful review and those historical informations. Till next time, The Musée de Lachine's Staff

Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Just a short drive from downtown and gorgeous anytime of year, this waterfront park and outdoor art exhibit is spectacular. You could spend an entire day here, bring a picnic, a frisbee and a towel to lie on and it's as if you are hours...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Isabelle L, Responsable du service éducatif at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2017

Hi Stephanie K Thank you so much for the wonderful review! Best, The Musée de Lachine's Staff

Reviewed July 11, 2016

We loved our visit to the Lachine Museum! It really is a hidden gem for both contemporary art buffs and history enthusiasts. As a bonus, it's right by the water. After your visit, I suggest just taking a stroll, the view is gorgeous. Our guide...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Sabrina C, Adjointe aux communications at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded August 2, 2016

Dear LiliTOMTL, Thank you for taking the time to leave us this wonderful review. We will be sure to pass your comments along to our staff in the education department as well as to the artist Lisette Lemieux. We are very happy to hear you...More

Reviewed October 7, 2015

Parc Rene-Levesque is a municipal park on an small peninsula between the Lachine Canal and the Lake Saint-Louis portion of the St. Lawrence River in Montreal. The park contains 38 large modern-art sculptures in a beautiful park setting. The park was very popular the morning...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Sabrina C, Adjointe aux communications at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2015

Hello Lyle B, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with us. We’re very glad to hear you enjoyed strolling through our sculpture garden in the René-Lévesque Park. You’ll have to take the time to explore the other two sectors during...More

Reviewed September 12, 2015

Shouldn't take you more than half an hour to visit. Informative (although only signed in French) but the staff is bilingual and very helpful. There's also an outdoor sculpture garden of mostly Quebecois artists.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Sabrina C, Adjointe aux communications at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2015

Hi denmarlef, Thanks for taking the time to pop into our museum and leaving us this nice review! We are very glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Till next time!

Reviewed September 7, 2015

On the day we went, the Lachine Museum was closed. However, we very much enjoyed the Lachine Center, which had it's own museum area in which we could read about the history of the canal, and see pictures and displays related to the history. In...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Mu S, Adjointe aux communications at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2015

Hi Kgirl00, We are sorry to hear the museum was closed the day of your visit, but we are glad you were able to discover Old Lachine as well as our outdoor sculpture garden. We’d like to take the time to thank you for the...More

Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

This is a great little museum to visit! The area is beautiful and there’s plenty to see, including the oldest building on the island of Montreal! They had some beautiful pieces of furniture on display with a lot of archaeological objects. While visiting I discovered...More

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Mu S, Adjointe aux communications at Musee de Lachine, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2015

Hi Amanda A, Thank you so much for the wonderful review! Best, The Musée de Lachine's Staff

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