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Three-thousand seat outdoor theater open for a summer program of dance, music, movies, and theater.
Three-thousand seat outdoor theater open for a summer program of dance, music, movies, and theater. Plan to line up early for the popular symphonies in the park series or just join the crowd of picnickers on the grass around the lake.
Parc La Fontaine, Montréal, QC, Canada
Located in the eastern part of the Plateau, the park is well-manicured and includes an artificial lake, bike paths, sporting facilities, and an outdoor amphitheater
Public art piece in a small square featuring a stone map of the world and several scattered bronze chairs
A smaller park, Carré Saint-Louis is at the east end of the Prince Arthur pedestrian mall, next to rue Saint-Denis
The Maison de la Culture on plateau Mont-Royal showcases art works and performances by local artists
A museum focused on the industrial and working-class history of Montreal (the name literally translates to ''Ecomuseum of the Proud People''), particularly of the surrounding Centre-Sud district (basically the modern-day Le Village and Sainte-Marie neighborhoods)
Showcases mostly mainstream Hollywood films, all dubbed in French
The inviting, super-modern home to the Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec, a massive library housing four million works
Performing arts centre with two halls
Watch one of their 9000 films at their personal touch-screen viewing stations or try your hand at film making and animation in one of their workshops
Modern theater complex with 17-screens (most shows in French only), cafe, restaurant and bar