McCord Museum of Canadian History

Recommended
One of Canada's foremost historical museums, the McCord was founded in 1921 and underwent extensive renovation in 1991. It provides a fascinating insight into Canadian history, from the era of the First Nations to the present day. In addition to more than 140,000 artefacts, the museum boasts an outstanding compilation of over 1,300,000 photos that chronicle Canadian life in the 19C and 20C, including the massive Notman Photographic Archives.

Useful information

Address:

690 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, H3A 1E9 Montréal

Price:

14 $ (-11 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

summer: 10am-6pm, Wed 10am-9pm, weekends 10am-5pm; rest of year: daily except Mon (except Bank Hols) 10am-6pm, Wed 10am-9pm, weekends 10am-5pm - closed 1 Jan, 25 Dec

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