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Musee du costume et du textile du Quebec

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363 Rue de la Commune E, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1J3, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 514-419-2300
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

We came across this museum on accident, we just happen to walking about Old Montreal. We thought why not? Well, unless you're really really into fashion, or just really really bored, don't bother and save yourself $7. Its a small museum with boring exhibits. The...More

1  Thank John P
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This was an unexpected treat! The museum is not very big so you'd don't have to worry about rushing through because of time. I learned way more than I thought I would here, I knew textiles in Canada and North America have a large history...More

Thank Devin T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Hoping for a history of fashion, we merely saw samples from local stores--only enough to fill one large room. The exhibit was small and disappointing. Even lingering over every display, we were done in under 20 minutes. For us, not worth the price.

Thank CdnSKO
Reviewed 6 July 2017

All about the history of fashion retailing in Montreal, this exhibit shows samples from approximately 25 retailers or brands from Montreal over the last 150 years.

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The niche museum is very small but worth the look at how the color blue is created and how the various shades of blue have ben used through the ages. The clothing displays and the various shades of blue are amazing. A visitor gets to...More

1  Thank 24thIDTraveller
Reviewed 9 March 2017

It costs $7 to get in Museum of Costume and Textile of Quebec. I was sight-seeing in Old Montréal and stumbled upon this museum. I really enjoyed it. It’s a small museum that has samples of clothing that are made with different type of fabric...More

Thank Tsion A
Reviewed 22 February 2017

As my birthday trip began to wind down, I sought out the Museum of Costumes and Textiles of Quebec. As a former seamstress, a passion I developed in my preteen years, I was curious to what this exhibit, (now until April 9th) titled, Frequence Bleue...More

Thank Hitheroadwithlila
Reviewed 10 February 2017

One of my hobbies is fashion design and sewing so I sought out this museum. I had a bit of difficulty finding it as I had not realized that it is located on the ground floor of the Bon Secour Market. It is accessible from...More

1  Thank Susan7
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We did not find it easy to locate this museum and took some time finding it. The location is at the end of a long passage in the basement of on the ground floor of an old market hall. The museum area was very small...More

Thank Travelexperience12
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Tucked down along the Champ de Mars, this compact museum displayed a collection 20th century fashion donated by their patron. Beautiful fabrics and designs abounded. Very friendly staff and a tour was in progress (in French) that looked interesting.

Thank Kathy Z
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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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