Musee des beaux-arts de Montreal, Montreal

4.5
#1 of 322 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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  • A definite must do when visiting Montreal! A great many collections and exhibits to admire. Had the pleasure of viewing the ancient Egyptian mummies hosted by the museum and the British Museum. A lot....  more »
  • The Montreal fine arts museum does not have an exceptional permanent collection on par with the European of some US cities museums. But they often manage to organize some amazing exhibitions. The...  more »
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