A city like Montreal could and should do better. The museum is enjoyable but not up to the standard of many museums in many less well off parts of the world. However it is a relatively small city so worth a visit.
About Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (Musee des Beaux-Arts)
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Loved this amazing exposition. The 60s unfolds before your eyes. Start with the Beatles and check out music, fashion, the space race and Vietnam war. Just incredible.
Covers events of the late 60's and early 70's - Beatles, Woodstock, Civil Rights movement, Vietnam War - and headphones supply the music of the times. Excellent and exciting.
I loved this museum in Montreal. It encompasses 5 buildings that all connect but passages. You could easily spend a whole day here. The Revolution special exhibit was especially enjoyable. The museum has a wide variety of places and art forms to explore such as...More
Great exhibit along with love is love, Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Wedding Designs. Beautiful museum with a great permanent collection.
In Sept 2017 Revolution and Love is Love were worth the extra money to see. The rest of the museum is good but not great.
The Revolution exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts covers a wide range of interests and perspectives about the US and Canada from the early 60s to early 70s including music, art, fashion, design, politics, liberation movements, FLQ crisis and more. The accompanying 60s soundtracks...More
Incredible gallery featuring permanent works of Vernet, Picasso, David, and tonnes of Flemish and dutch masters! It's huge and represents many forms of art including sculpture, antiquities and art de objects! Definitely recommend this museum!
We saw an advert for a special show and decided to take it in the last half hour the museum was open, so we rushed... but it was great fun.