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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” (108 reviews)
“old montreal” (291 reviews)
“souvenir shops” (61 reviews)
Rue St-Paul, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 514-788-6100
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

One of the best places to wander in Montreal. Plenty of bars and restaurants, and at the old port end some fabulous art galleries.

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I was there 3 times to have lunch and dinner. There re also a lot of interesting shops, boutiques and galleries. Crowded during the day and safe and nice in the evening.

Thank PaperogaArchimede
Reviewed 18 October 2017

A must for shopping and dining. Great people watching, eating and just plain old fun. You will also get a lot of exercise.

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 18 October 2017

surrounded with shops and galleries and bars and restaurants....go to the side streets because sometimes they have art installations the are truly worth it....

Thank Khoshid
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Lots and lots of great art galleries, hotels and restaurants along the street and is close to the river and the museums.

Thank decatursportspage
Reviewed 17 October 2017

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 17 October 2017

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 16 October 2017

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 15 October 2017

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 15 October 2017

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
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).