Founded in 1642, Montreal is a multicultural metropolis with a rich history in the province of Quebec.
Montreal: Discover a festive and cosmopolitan city
No matter the time of year, there's no shortage of things to do in Montreal.
Its summertime festivals draw thousands of locals and tourists to the city streets. If you’re a music lover, Montreal’s yearly jazz festival is the largest in the world. For an adrenalin rush, the annual Formula 1 Grand Prix race will satisfy your need for speed.
Those looking for winter fun can skate on a frozen lake, slide or go cross-country skiing in a park, or chill out at the Montréal en Lumière festival that fuses art, food and free outdoor activities for all ages. Sports enthusiasts can catch a Canadiens match at the Bell Centre during hockey season.