History

375 years of history steeped in a rich and unique heritage. Montréal’s mixed cultural patrimony and diversity can be felt in each of its neighbourhoods, driven by a Francophonie with accents from the four corners of the globe. The city’s heritage also lies in its unique way of life—one coveted by citizens the world over.

As Montréal gets set to mark its 375th anniversary, the city invites you to celebrate its glorious past in order to be better rooted in the present and look ahead to an even brighter future.