Quartier des spectacles
Main Festival’s venue.
The McCord Museum is every Montrealer’s museum, a social history museum that celebrates life in Montreal, past and present: its history, its people, its people and its communities. Open to the city and the world, it presents stimulating exhibitions as well as educational and cultural activities that challenge people from here and abroad by taking a contemporary look at history. It houses one of the largest historical collections in North America, with approximately 1,500,000 artifacts in the Costume, Fashion and Textiles, Photography, Aboriginal Cultures, Paintings, Prints and Drawings, Decorative Arts and Textual Archives collections. McCord Museum, Our World, Our Stories.
Ballet Hop! offers unpretentious, inclusive and unpretentious ballet classes and training. Classes developed by certified ballet teachers and kinesiologists, perfect for those who prefer to challenge themselves, friendship and good energy rather than competition. With “Sans Chichis” classes offering a mix of group training and ballet technique, a training classes for our Sunday ballerinas to work their whole body or a technical class for various levels, chances are you will find what you’re looking for! Welcome to your #ballerinedudimanche gang!
Observatoire Place Ville-Marie
Located in the heart of downtown Montreal, on the 46th floor of one of the flagship buildings of the business district, Place Ville-Marie Observatory offers a breathtaking view of the metropolis and its main attractions. Live a unique experience at more than 185 metres above ground. An inspiring space, a 360° panoramic view, exceptional windows, a spacious terrace on the 44th floor that springs to life from season to season, and its central location make Place Ville-Marie Observatory a must-see.
Le Jardin d'Antoine
Auberge Le jardin d’Antoine has been welcoming guests since 1990 in their 3-star 25-room hotel located on Saint-Denis Street (corner of Ontario). The auberge’s location allows guests have easy access to the city. A continental breakfast buffet and wifi are included in our rates.
We look forward to welcoming you.
Located just a few steps from Place Des Arts, Boxotel is an eco-friendly boutique hotel offering modern, fully equipped rooms and a beautiful rooftop terrace with a beautiful view of the city centre. The Capsa restaurant welcomes you for lunch and brunch from 7am to 4pm. Enjoy the Boxotel experience and relax in the hotel’s spa. The Boxotel team will be happy to welcome you.
Trylon Appartements Hotel
Located in the heart of Downtown Montreal, Trylon Apartments Hotel is only a 5 minute walk from Place-des-Arts metro station. You will find yourself steps away from an original and entertaining Quartier des Spectacles; it is the most vibrant and bustling neighbourhood of Montreal, brought to life by both local and tourist crowds.
All of our apartments are fitted with a fully-equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi connection, direct dial telephone line and cable TV. There is also a work desk where you can make a cup of your favourite tea or coffee in the apartment, should you wish to work during our stay.
Since its opening, Lola Rosa has been the favourite vegetarian restaurant for non-vegetarians. We want to prove that eating without meat is possible and tasty. We therefore offer dishes inspired by our mother or grandmother. Stew, curry, chili, tomato pie or lasagna are on the menu.
In a warm decor, we serve you the best Nachos in town. You can drink one of our local beers to accompany them. For further inspiration, or if you want to find ideas for your next philosophy homework, just open the drawers of your table.
Casse-Croûte des Jardins Gamelin
Have a drink and share a bite with friends and family. For lunch, at happy Hour or on weekends, enjoy a choice of meals made with seasonal Quebec products. Quench your thirst on the terrace and enjoy snack-inspired dishes specially reinvented for Jardins Gamelin. A children’s menu and vegetarian options are also available.
The snack bar is run by Dominic St-Laurent and his team.
Monday to Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Candlewood Suites Montreal, located near the Old Port of Montreal, Chinatown, the Quartier des Spectacles and St. Catherine Street. All suites have fully equipped kitchens including refrigerator, microwave, full oven and dishwasher.
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts
Société de transport de Montréal
Société de transport de Montréal (STM) is the corporation that operates public transit in Montréal, namely the metro and bus service. It was formally established in 2002 to replace the Société de Transport de la Communauté Urbaine de Montréal following the municipal merger of Montréal. Today, the company operates 4 underground train lines comprising 68 stations, 186 bus lines and 23 night bus lines.
Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal
Located in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal has brought contemporary art to the centre of Montreal and Quebec life for over fifty years. The MAC is a lively meeting point between local and international artists, their works and an ever-growing public; a place of discovery. The MAC offers visitors striking experiences, constantly evolving and often unexpected. Through exhibitions, artistic performances and festive events, the MAC is an gateway to a thousand avant-garde manifestations that propel art to the fore locally and around the world.