Notre-Dame's twin towers have served as an Old Montreal landmark since the Neo-Gothic basilica was finished in 1829. ... More
Notre-Dame's twin towers have served as an Old Montreal landmark since the Neo-Gothic basilica was finished in 1829. Today they continue to be the focal point, where tourists disgorge from buses and calèche drivers line up for passengers. The interior glows with gilded statuary and gold-leafed fleurs de lys, and is home to one of the largest pipe organs in the world. The Montreal Symphony Orchestra performs its Christmas production of Messiah here at the Basilique Notre-Dame de Montreal or the Notre-Dame Basilica.
This church, designed by Quebec architect Victor Bourgeau and built between 1870 and 1894, is an exact one third replica
of St Peter's Basilica in Rome. Set among the bleak skyscrapers of downtown, it makes a particularly striking sight. ...
Architect Henri Maurice Perreault's magnificent 1872 structure is one of the city's most beautiful and famous. View the exterior either
from Notre Dame Street or from Champ de Mars, the pleasant patch of greenspace to the north where Montreal's ...
Situated in downtown Montreal and close to attractions like the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Saint Joseph's Oratory, Notre Dame Basilica,
Bell Centre and Mont Royal Park. La Tour Belvedere provides all the comforts of home for both leisure and ...