Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, Montreal

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#1 of 321 in Museums in Quebec
Immerse yourself in an encyclopedic collection of culture at Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, one of Canada’s most prominent art museums. Spread across four sprawling pavilions, the museum plays host to a diverse archive of international artists, Canadian and Quebec art, world cultures and decorative design expressed through a plethora of creative mediums. Founded in 1860, the collection has grown to over 41,000 works, ranging from antiquity to contemporary art and design. Take your time to explore the rich variety of works on display, and be sure not miss the impressive Tiffany stained glass windows, opened in 2011 as part of a 444-seat concert venue. With our international travel planner, Montreal attractions like Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Travelling to Montreal usually involves a stop either at the Musee des beaux-arts or McCord Museum. Both offer free admission as a reciprocal benefit with membership at the ROM. Their exhibits are.....  more »
  • I like museums in relatively small doses, and this one did not fail to please. We went to spend a snowy sunday, and were able to see some of the grand masters, and a cool, well curated exhibit with...  more »
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