Best historic sites in Montreal

Check out the top historic sites in Montreal, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Lachine Canal
1. Lachine Canal
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197 local reviews
Lachine Canal, Montreal
Natural featureEstablishment
Sunny
You can often find fishermen fishing here... My real estate agent has done that many times. Its a…
Myriam
Go for a bike rike with it's 14.5-kilometre urban route runs between the Old Port and Lake Saint-Louis, a…
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is…
1. Lachine Canal
1. Lachine Canal
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197 local reviews
Lachine Canal, Montreal
Sunny
Sunny
You can often find fishermen fishing here... My real estate agent has done that many times. Its a 14.5-kilometre path running between the…
Myriam
Myriam
Go for a bike rike with it's 14.5-kilometre urban route runs between the Old Port and Lake Saint-Louis, a navigable waterway punctuated by…
Simplissimmo
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is considered to be the gateway…
2. Bassin Peel
2. Bassin Peel
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17 local reviews
Bassin Peel, Montréal
Premise
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is…
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is…
2. Bassin Peel
2. Bassin Peel
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17 local reviews
Bassin Peel, Montréal
Simplissimmo
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is considered to be the gateway…
Simplissimmo
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is considered to be the gateway…
3. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site
3. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site
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7 local reviews
Point of interestEstablishment
Vincent
National Historic Site, Free in 2017.
3. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site
3. Louis-Joseph Papineau National Historic Site
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7 local reviews
Vincent
Vincent
National Historic Site, Free in 2017.
4. Lachine Canal Nautical Centre / Centre Nautique du Canal
4. Lachine Canal Nautical Centre / Centre Nautique du Canal
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13 local reviews
2985 B rue St-Patrick, Montréal
(514) 842-1306
Establishment
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is…
4. Lachine Canal Nautical Centre / Centre Nautique du Canal
4. Lachine Canal Nautical Centre / Centre Nautique du Canal
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13 local reviews
2985 B rue St-Patrick, Montréal
(514) 842-1306
Simplissimmo
Simplissimmo
The 14.5 km canal which passes through the Island of Montreal’s southwest is called Lachine Canal. Lachine is considered to be the gateway…
5. Montreal Botanical Garden
5. Montreal Botanical Garden
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449 local reviews
4101 Rue Sherbrooke E, Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 514-868-3000
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
François
Le Jardin botanique de Montréal est l'un des plus importants jardins botaniques du monde et s'étend sur 75 ha…
Lisa
The Montreal Botanical Garden (French: Jardin botanique de Montréal) is a large botanical garden in Montreal,…
5. Montreal Botanical Garden
5. Montreal Botanical Garden
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449 local reviews
4101 Rue Sherbrooke E, Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
+1 514-868-3000
François
François
Le Jardin botanique de Montréal est l'un des plus importants jardins botaniques du monde et s'étend sur 75 ha. Grâce à sa collection de 22…
Lisa
Lisa
The Montreal Botanical Garden (French: Jardin botanique de Montréal) is a large botanical garden in Montreal, comprising 75 hectares (190…
6. Old Montreal
6. Old Montreal
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339 local reviews
Old Montreal, Ville-Marie
NeighborhoodPolitical
Ion
Old Montréal is a remarkable concentration of buildings dating from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The…
Elena
Old Montréal is a remarkable concentration of buildings dating from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The…
6. Old Montreal
6. Old Montreal
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339 local reviews
Old Montreal, Ville-Marie
Ion
Ion
Old Montréal is a remarkable concentration of buildings dating from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The district has the delightful feel…
Elena
Elena
Old Montréal is a remarkable concentration of buildings dating from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries. The district has the delightful feel…
7. Musée Pointe-à-Callière
7. Musée Pointe-à-Callière
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77 local reviews
Musée Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal
Bus stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Demenick
Designated a national archaeological and historic site, Pointe-à-Callière presents centuries of history from…
Anna
This archaeology and history museum is located at the very birthplace of Montreal. The National Historic Site…
7. Musée Pointe-à-Callière
7. Musée Pointe-à-Callière
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77 local reviews
Musée Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal
Demenick
Demenick
Designated a national archaeological and historic site, Pointe-à-Callière presents centuries of history from the settlements of our…
Anna
Anna
This archaeology and history museum is located at the very birthplace of Montreal. The National Historic Site offers visitors the…
8. Old Port of Montreal
8. Old Port of Montreal
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424 local reviews
Old Port of Montreal, Ville-Marie
NeighborhoodPolitical
Gaya
Beautiful historic sites of Montreal, a reminder for European Cities.
Feriel
One of the most beautiful places of Montreal. Historic site
8. Old Port of Montreal
8. Old Port of Montreal
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424 local reviews
Old Port of Montreal, Ville-Marie
Gaya
Gaya
Beautiful historic sites of Montreal, a reminder for European Cities.
Feriel
Feriel
One of the most beautiful places of Montreal. Historic site
9. Maison Saint-Gabriel, Museum and Historic Site
9. Maison Saint-Gabriel, Museum and Historic Site
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21 local reviews
2146 Place Dublin, Le Sud-Ouest
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 514-935-8136
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Silvia
Maison Saint-Gabriel, museum and historic site, opened its doors in 1966. Located in Pointe-Saint-Charles,…
Dawn
Cute historic site nearby
9. Maison Saint-Gabriel, Museum and Historic Site
9. Maison Saint-Gabriel, Museum and Historic Site
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21 local reviews
2146 Place Dublin, Le Sud-Ouest
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 514-935-8136
Silvia
Silvia
Maison Saint-Gabriel, museum and historic site, opened its doors in 1966. Located in Pointe-Saint-Charles, this magnificent 300-year-old…
Dawn
Dawn
Cute historic site nearby
10. 9675 Boulevard Lasalle
10. 9675 Boulevard Lasalle
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2 local reviews
9675 Boulevard Lasalle, Montréal
Street address
Citlali And Family
Historic site, recounts the history of New-France.
10. 9675 Boulevard Lasalle
10. 9675 Boulevard Lasalle
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2 local reviews
9675 Boulevard Lasalle, Montréal
Citlali And Family
Citlali And Family
Historic site, recounts the history of New-France.
11. Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
11. Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
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276 local reviews
3800 Chemin Queen Mary, Côte-Des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-De-Grâce
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 514-733-8211
MuseumChurchPlace of worship
Marie & Charles
Built in 1904 and designated a National Historic Site of Canada, this is a must see. Stunning views from top…
Greatest
One of the most beautiful national historic site of Canada. St Joseph's oratory an Italian renaissance…
11. Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
11. Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
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276 local reviews
3800 Chemin Queen Mary, Côte-Des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-De-Grâce
Closed · Opens 6:00 AM
+1 514-733-8211
Marie & Charles
Marie & Charles
Built in 1904 and designated a National Historic Site of Canada, this is a must see. Stunning views from top and monumental chapel makes…
Greatest
Greatest
One of the most beautiful national historic site of Canada. St Joseph's oratory an Italian renaissance architectural style with an amazing…