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City Hall

275 Notre-Dame St. E. | (At Gosford), Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1C6, Canada
+1 514-872-3355
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This ornate building exemplifies Second Empire architectural design.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good42%
  • Average28%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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275 Notre-Dame St. E. | (At Gosford), Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1C6, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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+1 514-872-3355
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"charles de gaulle"
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"impressive building"
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"nice architecture"
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"place jacques cartier"
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"chamber"
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"speech"
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"rebuilt"
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"tours"
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"history"
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"illuminated"
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"france"
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The City Hall building sits in the heart of old Montréal. The architecture is grand and you really don’t appreciate it until you walk it’s perimeter. We saw City Hall decked out in festive lights and then tried to explore it inside and out, but...More

Thank Matteo A
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

City Hall aka Hotel de Ville de Montreal is a free place to enter and pretty neat. It only takes 5 minutes to walk in and see everything. I wouldn't spend too much time here though. I would go across the street to the Chateau...More

Thank Colby K
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

A fire ripped through the first city hall and this one was built on it's sight in 1927. Is a large part of Quebecoise history took place here.

Thank Brian K
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

I am surprised that the City Hall did not get a better rating because we found the history quite fascinating. It is the seat of local government in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Construction on the building began in 1872 and was completed in 1878. The original...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Modeled after the Hotel de Ville in Tours, France, Montreal's City Hall was built in the Second Empire style in 1878. The exterior facade and entry staircase is stately and the interior Hall of Honour is impressive. Intricate floral arrangements celebrating Montreal's375 anniversary were displayed...More

Thank KLE2013
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

A magnificent building with great history. City hall was rebuilt after a fire destroyed it in 1922 and it is a really awesome building. Ex French president Charles de Gaulle proclaimed his. Famous speech from its balcony, so much history.

Thank Kevin A
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Has a special place in Quebec's history. President De Gaule making his famous declaration from the premises. Nice architecture, inside and out. A few exhibits about the history and locale. Mostly in French. Worth 30 minutes of your time.

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Very beautiful and impressive. It is worth to spare some time and to go inside. Impressive architecture.

Thank windows730
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

A grand building in Old Montreal, near Place Cartier. Chateau Ramezay. The seasonal plantings are beautiful, as is the area in general.

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Hotel Deville dates from about 1906 being rebuilt after a fire. Information staff were very helpful. Inside you can see the main lobby and view the provincial government chamber, Hope this helps

Thank Howard P
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