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McCord Museum

690 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1E9, Canada
+1 514-861-6701
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Montreal McCord Museum Admission and Guided Tour
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MICHEL CAMPEAU: LIFE BEFORE DIGITAL
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GABOR SZILASI: THE ART WORLD IN MONTREAL, 1960-1980
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The McCord Museum is home to one of the largest historical collections in North America (more than 1.4 million artefacts), consisting of First Peoples objects, costumes and textiles, photographs, decorative and visual artworks, and textual archives. It produces exciting exhibitions that engage visitors by offering them a contemporary look at the world.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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690 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1E9, Canada
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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"featured exhibit"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 2 exhibits open when I went but those 2 exhibits are well worth the price of admission. There was a temporary exhibit on the second floor and the audio/video support provided for it was amazing and so incredibly informative!

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MuseeMcCord, Social Media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear visitor, thank you for your comment! We're glad you enjoyed our exhibitions and look forward to seeing you again.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Indigenous clothing items on the first floor. The other two upper floors are severely lacking in content (both appeared to contain photographs of random items and people). We had hoped that the interest and knowledge sparked on the first floor with the clothing...More

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MuseeMcCord, Social Media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor, thank you for sharing your experience and comments with us. We are sorry you didn't enjoy our photography exhibitions that much, maybe the upcoming one Shalom Montreal will fit you better?

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to the Beaux Art , which is amazing, there was hardly anything to see, very disappointing as they say they have the largest collection of First Nation art and artifacts. There was one floor of michel Campeau photos and a tiny exhibition of costumes...More

Thank westlondongal
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MuseeMcCord, Social Media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear visitor, thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. Sadly, the Museum suffers from a lack of space since its creation, which is why we cannot display all of our artefacts. We still hope you enjoyed what you saw during your visit.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Main collection displays artifacts of clothing & jewelry produced by indigenous peoples, including Haudenosaunee and Meti people. Exhibit notes describe how interactions with French & British culture influenced clothing design, and how traditional values & designs continued to be expressed despite oppressive policies. Temporary exhibits...More

Thank Freespirit134
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MuseeMcCord, Social Media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear visitor, thank you for sharing your comments with us!

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Great place to learn about Canadian history and to view a collection of artifacts from Canada. All set out in a lovely space.

Thank Thomas V
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MuseeMcCord, Social Media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Dear Thomas, thank you for sharing your thoughts about the McCord Museum! We look forward to seeing you again at our upcoming exhibits.

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Decided to try this museum since it was smaller and I’m a history buff. The price to enter was $20 each with. CAA discount of 25%, so it was $15 each. We loved the Native display on the first floor. Interesting reads and well displayed....More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Mccord museum is an iconic museum in Montreal with excellent permanent exhibitions and many special interest temporary exhibitions. A worthwhile visit to learn about Montreal.

Thank Kurt R
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MuseeMcCord, Social media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Kurt, thank you for your visit and for sharing your experience! We look forward to seeing you again at our upcoming exhibitions and events.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The McCord Museum is a great place for any history buff, and there is much to learn about Canadian history here, from native culture to modern eras, the exhibits offer interesting glimpses into history. It is also worth it to check out temporary exhibits, I...More

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MuseeMcCord, Social media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear visitor, thank you for your visit and for sharing your experience with us! We look forward to seeing you again at our upcoming exhibitions.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I took my kids there during vacation. It was set up very nicely with a treasure hunt and the ability to dress up. The lighting was great and it had an "Into the Woods" feel. The bigger kids listened to the story. It's a small...More

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MuseeMcCord, Social media Manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Dear Aimee, thank you for your visit and for sharing your experience with us! We look forward to seeing you again for another great family trip!

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a great place to stop into and just to visit for 30 minutes to take a look around at somethings that you dont see everyday. There were a few interactive activities for younger children but not enough to entertain them for a whole...More

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MuseeMcCord, Social media manager at McCord Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2018

Dear visitor, First of all, thank you for sharing your experience and comments about the McCord Museum. We hope you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Due to its historical location, the Museum's exhibition capacity is actually quite limited compared to...More

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