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Rue St-Paul

Rue St-Paul, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-788-6100
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The oldest and one of the prettiest of Montreal's streets is home to the Bonsecours Market and the Notre-Dame De-Bonsecours Chapel.
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“art galleries” (102 reviews)
“old montreal” (283 reviews)
“souvenir shops” (60 reviews)
Rue St-Paul, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 514-788-6100
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Reviewed yesterday

Sure it is a touristy area but there is great people watching and tons of places to stop for a quick bite to eat.

Thank Donny N
Reviewed yesterday

This makes for a great stroll, and shopping and eating and drinking. You can find just about everything you need on this street.

Thank Conrad C
Reviewed yesterday

The day we were there, the weather was perfect for a stroll. Many nice art galleries and restaurants along Rue St-Paul.

Thank Nick1946
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is by far the the best place we found to hang out in Montreal! A real European feel to......cobblestone street, beautiful flower boxes and benches to sit/relax and people watch, tons of quaint shops and restaurants, buskers, etc. ....makes for a lovely afternoon!

Thank HighwayStar
Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing old world feel in Old Montreal. Great experience since this is a part we had not explored before. Keep your eyes watching for artwork/sculpture on display in many parts of the area. And don't forget to look up at the architecture detail. Wonderful! I...More

Thank WardDorchester
Reviewed 3 days ago

We walked the street several times during the day and at night. Good food, good "fun" and safe. Great for "people watching" and tasty gelato.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 5 days ago

While I understand this is just a street there is much to see. Many shops, galleries and places to eat. Take your time there is much to see, just be ready for some walking. It's not far from most downtown. It has a very European...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are going to visit Montreal you will definitely have to take a stroll down Rue St Paul. Lots of pubs and restaurants and old world charm!

Thank FundDude
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Terrific European style street in old Montreal. Nice to walk around especially at night. Very entertaining and lots to see.

Thank Sam649
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pedestrian friendly street full of art galleries, restaurants, pubs, souvenir shops, and throngs of people.

Thank ADiatschenko
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Joyce G
23 June 2016|
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Response from fireguy329 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am unable to assist you with this question. I travelled there in February for a weekend stay so I am not privy to the road work conditions.
9 August 2015|
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Response from GoItaly2011 | Reviewed this property |
If memory serves, many of the streets in Old Montreal are cobble stoned. However, Rue St Paul runs parallel to and is the next thoroughfare east of Rue Notre Dame (the street that the Basilique Notre-Dame is on).