Know Montreal

Learn more about things to do, places to go and where to eat while staying in Montreal!

Parc Jean-Drapeau

 
he majestic Parc Jean-Drapeau site is steeped in history.  Read More


Îles-de-Boucherville National Park / Parc national des Îles-de-Boucher

 
A few kilometers from Montreal, in the middle of the St. Lawrence River, 5 small islands form the National Park Îles-de-Boucherville. À quelques kilomètres de Montréal, au beau milieu du fleuve Saint-Laurent, 5 petites îles forment le parc national des Îles-de-Boucherville.  Read More


La Ronde

 
From thrilling coasters to rides for the kids, concerts and souvenir shopping, we’ve got something for everyone. Des montagnes russes et manèges pour enfants, concerts et magasins de souvenirs…nous avons quelque chose pour tout le monde.  Read More


Montreal Museum of fine Arts

 
The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) was one of the first museums in North America to build up an encyclopedic collection worthy of the name. Le Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal (MBAM) a été l’un des premiers établissements muséaux en Amérique du Nord à former une collection encyclopédique digne de ce nom.  Read More


Montreal Alouettes Football Team History

 
First founded in 1946, the Montreal Alouettes was reportedly named by then coach Lew Hayman and businessman Léo Dandurand after hearing a group of 'snowshoers' singing the popular French song in a Montreal hotel lobby.  Read More


Montreal Canadiens Hockey Team History

 
First founded in 1909, the Montreal Canadiens are one of North America’s oldest professional sports franchises  Read More


Osheaga Festival Musique et Arts

 
Although Quebec doesn’t have an August long weekend like many other provinces, it does host one of the country’s best music and arts festivals.  Read More


Things To Do in Montreal for Canada Day

 
Montreal’s Old Port is the place to be for official Canada Day celebrations  Read More


The Ultimate Montreal Grand Prix Experience

 
For three days, Montréal is home to the greatest Formula 1 celebration in the world. It’s not just about the race. La belle ville comes alive and puts on a show like no other as people from all over the globe descend on this historic city.  Read More


Montreal Named Canadian Garden Destination 2013

 
The Canadian Garden Tourism Council bestowed the honour of Garden Destination for 2013 to the city of Montreal for excelling in the development and promotion of the garden tourism experience as a tourist attraction.  Read More


Montreal Canadiens

 
Check out the schedule for the Montreal Canadiens this season in the NHL.  Read More


Appetite for Books

 
The international infatuation with our local celebrity chefs – Au Pied de Cochon’s Martin Picard, Joe Beef’s Dave McMillan and Fred Morin, Toqué’s Normand Laprise, Garde Manger’s Chuck Hughes shows no sign of waning.  Read More


Tour de Force

 
The Tour de Force is a six-day bike marathon challenge in support of Canada Company, a charitable business group.  Read More


Montreal Impact

 
The Montréal Impact is a professional soccer club now playing in Major League Soccer (MLS).  Read More


Casino Montreal

 
The Casino is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Admission is restricted to patrons 18 and over, including the restaurants.  Read More


Montreal Summer Festivals

 
There are plenty of festivals happening in Montreal during the summer.  Read More


Montréal Alouettes

 
The Montréal Alouettes are members of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the 2010 Grey Cup Champions.  Read More