Quartier international de Montréal

Category:

Streets and squares

Neighbourhood:

Downtown

A quadrilateral bordered by University, Saint-Jacques, Viger and Saint-Urbain Streets Montréal, Québec
METRO: Square-Victoria
Telephone: 514 841-7772Toll-free:
Reservation:
Fax: 514 841-7755
E-mail:
URL: www.qimtl.qc.ca
Overview Services

Tucked in between the Downtown core and historic Old Montréal is the Quartier international, a public area dotted with many works of art from around the world and one cannot help but notice their eclectic nature, a contrasting display of classical and modern. At the centre of this Quartier sits the eye-catching La Joute, a bold study by Jean-Paul Riopelle, in which fire confronts water. The area's monuments, statues, sculptures and historic remains all combine to create a sense of movement. Numerous high-end hotels are found here too, as is the Palais des congrès (Convention Centre) which welcomes hundreds of thousands of delegates and convention-goers from around the world yearly.

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© Matthias Berthet - Square Victoria

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