Places. Memories, this permanent exhibition with six
sections presents Montréal’s past, from the First Peoples to
modern society. Enhance your visit thanks to online extras you can
access on your smart phone. A reflexive exhibition that will
delight history buffs.
exhibition highlights the modernism and effervescence of the
metropolis during the late 1960s and the legendary Expo 67 event.
Learn about this monumental event through the impressions and
first-time experiences of teens and young adults. Humorous
accounts and visual and sound archives paint a portrait of this
watershed period, which has also been recaptured in immersive sets and
a lively digital, graphic, and audio-visual environment. This
visit is sure to be full of anticipation, the unexpected and the
unknown, emotions, and revelations!
The Centre d’histoire de Montréal will be going through some changes, including a new name, the MEM (Mémoire des Montréalais - the memory of Montrealers), a new location that will open in fall 2021 in the Quartier des spectacles district, and new ways to continue its mission. Don't miss the chance to visit for the last time between now and November 2020.