The Montreal Heritage Calendar

Day by day. Have fun discovering the many attractions in and around Montreal.

Château Ramezay - Musée et site historique de Montréal
280 Rue Notre-Dame Est Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1C5

Tel.: 514 861-3708
Fax: 514 861-8317
E-mail: info@chateauramezay.qc.ca
Web site: http://www.chateauramezay.qc.ca

Activities

Lecture: Julia Drummond and the Great War

» Château Ramezay - Musée et site historique de Montréal

Lecture by Elizabeth Kirkland, Ph.D. History McGill University. This presentation will consider Julia Drummond as a citizen, an activist, and, most powerfully, as a mother.

  • Length : 1 h
  • Target audience : Adults
  • Price : $0 / $5
  • Leaving from : Château Ramezay - Historic Site and Museum of Montréal
  • Metro : Champ-de-Mars
  • Bus : 361, 14, 715, 129
  • Type of visit : Other 
  • Date : no more for this season

Elizabeth Kirkland (left) and Lady Julia Drummond (right)

© Château Ramezay -Historic Site and Museum of Montréal

Lecture "Montreal at the Front - Great Personalities of the Great War"

» Château Ramezay - Musée et site historique de Montréal

Lecture by Alexander Reford. Through the eyes of the ten characters chosen for the WAR Flowers exhibition, he will explore the impact of the First World War on Montreal and Montrealers.

  • Length : 1 h
  • Target audience : Adults
  • Price : $0 / $5
  • Leaving from : Château Ramezay - Historic Site and Museum of Montreal
  • Metro : Champ-de-Mars
  • Bus : 361, 14, 715, 129
  • Type of visit : Other 
  • Date : February 25.

Alexander Reford, historian and director of Reford Gardens

WAR Flowers

» Château Ramezay - Musée et site historique de Montréal in collaboration with Reford Gardens

WAR Flowers is a multi-sensory touring exhibition about Canadian soldier George Stephen Cantlie who plucked flowers from the fields in WWI, sending them home to his baby daughter Celia in Montreal.

From June 1st to October 31, open from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm all day. From November 1st to May 31, open from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm Tuesday to Sunday.

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The Montreal Heritage Calendar was produced by Héritage Montréal in collaboration with the Montreal Heritage Network and its partners.