Discover Montreal's first neighbourhood
Discover the captivating story of the Bonsecours Neighbourhood: its historic buildings and public squares, veritable icons of Old Montreal. Important historical figures, men and women, have contributed to the history of Montreal. Objects associated with the life of the first neighbourhood of Montreal - unique vestiges of the 17th and 18th centuries - have been discovered in the archaeological site of the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours chapel which preserves unique remains from the 17th and 18th centuries. The exhibition in the stone vault under the Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel tell you about the provenance and manufacturing methods of these objects. Learn about the life of men and women who have contributed to Montreal's history : visit the archaeological site of Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel where unique remains from the 17th and 18th centuries can be viewed.