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05T - Marguerite-Bourgeoys Museum/Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel

08 May 2014 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

3 Unstructured Learning Hours

This 300-year-old chapel and the very captivating history museum connected to it will amaze you. In the company of a guide, you will learn about the truly exceptional life of a woman of action, Marguerite Bourgeoys, and about the early settlers who built Montreal. Visiting the many exhibition rooms will lead you from the stone crypt to the very top of the tower where a spectacular view of Old Montreal and the Old Port awaits you.

Also, visit the archaeological site located under the chapel and discover a place few visitors have the chance to see. Accompanied by a guide, you will travel through 2400 years of a fascinating history, beginning with the occupation of the site by the Native Peoples and continuing through the period of the devastating 18th-century fire to the present time.