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Interesting Historical Streets in Montreal

A tree lined avenue with restored historical buildings flanked by the walls which were built... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2016
Iona B
Sydney, Australia
Affordable European like vacation

If you live in US or other area in Canada, want to have an European vacation, old Montreal is a... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2016
Mandy M
Springfield, Massachusetts
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St-Pierre Street and McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 3T1, Canada
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

This is a biggish square. It didn't strike me as particularly exciting or interesting. There are some benches in the shade to sit on and there are a couple of museums lining the square. It was pretty average.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

Above where use to be the St-Pierre River, sits Place d’Youville. • Historical site it is where: o the first boats landed o In this place you can find also the Monument of the Pioneers (obelisk) (Monument aux Pionniers) that makes tributes to the founders...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 20, 2016

A tree lined avenue with restored historical buildings flanked by the walls which were built 1717-38 .Easily walked and close to many other historical attractions.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Iona B
Reviewed November 8, 2016

Marie-Marguerite d'Youville lived in this place between 1747 and 1771. She was founder of the Grey Nuns, helped the poor with shelter and food, and donated money to the hospital. The Sisters of Charity kept the house almost in its original state. Admittance with a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Joop V
Reviewed September 29, 2016

If you live in US or other area in Canada, want to have an European vacation, old Montreal is a good choice. Check the weather before you go.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mandy M
Reviewed June 30, 2014

A nice museum that showed the history of Montreal in a self guided tour. It was a nice break and for lovers of history a good stop.

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed May 14, 2013

This is a must in every tour of the Old Montreal. Ranging from Mc Gill to Pointe a Calliere, the Place d'Youville is a perfect place to sip a coffee, sitting on a bench, watching the old stones and people passing by.

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank Jacques H
Reviewed May 25, 2012

As we were walking about we found a lovely place to sit and watch the world go by.we found the Youville stables which shows how the area was

Date of experience: May 2012
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