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Ecomusee du Fier Monde

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Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
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Address: 2050 Amherst St, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3L8, Canada
Phone Number: +1 514-528-8444
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Beautiful wedding venue

We were at the Ecomusee du Fier Monde for the wedding ceremony for my cousin and his partner this past May long weekend in Montreal. It is a converted bath house with an exhibit... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 May 2016
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Moncton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

We were at the Ecomusee du Fier Monde for the wedding ceremony for my cousin and his partner this past May long weekend in Montreal. It is a converted bath house with an exhibit about the working class I believe. My French is not great so I understood some of it but not all. We were there for the ceremony... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

While everything was in French, the receptionist was very helpful in giving an overview and translating major items. The building, a converted bath house, was very interesting.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2014

This is a nice small museum, there was a time where this museum was a public bathroom so the architecture is quite beautiful but as a downside the place is small for a museum, I visited this museums mostly because it was on my way home but there is really nothing special about it. the acoustic is great and the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2014 via mobile

This museum of working class history is located in a lovely converted art deco public baths. The permanent exhibit is in French (there is an English guide available) and charts the history of this working class neighbourhood. There was also an enjoyable temporary art exhibition featuring works by local artists. The building has been sympathetically converted and the museum staff... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2013

We visited this "Museum of the People" as part of our Via Rail Montreal Vacation with museum pass. It is located in a former bath house designed for the very poor factory workers in this now artesian neighborhood. Although there is little English, we had no trouble understanding the highly visual and artistic exhibits that revealed the lifestyle of the... More 

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Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
Named for the Olympic Stadium complexes built for the 1976 games, the Olympic Park and the surrounding neighbourhood of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa) make up an invigorated area dedicated to "Space for Life." Around the Olympic Village's arenas and stadiums, Rue Sherbrooke welcomes exploration of its sculpture gardens decorated in the works of Jean-Paul Riopelle and its museum culture headed by the historical Château Dufresne. Maisonneuve Park offers interactive experiences at its bio-dome, insectarium, planetarium, and botanical gardens. For a change of scene, the gentrified space along Rue Ontario Est is packed with the city's newest, edgiest cafes, where an imaginative, youthful crowd sips foamy cappuccinos. A visit here is incomplete without stepping into the vast halls of the Maisonneuve Market, with flower stalls, wine depots, and local produce.
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