Family


Why not discover Montréal as a family with your children ages six to 12? It’s a great opportunity for fun and discovery. The CHM has something just for you. Whether you are in the comfort of your home or at the museum, we have activities to offer you.

Our exhibition, Traces. Places. Memories, features family modules specially designed for you and your children, allowing you to discover the lives of six families from different eras, through the illustrations of Jean-Paul Eid and narrated stories.

March break

The Centre d'histoire de Montréal is offering two fun and historical activities for March Break. What better excuse for a family outing in Old Montreal?

1) My Explorer's Notebook : Let's Visit the Centre d'histoire de Montréal

During your visit to the CHM, we invite you to meet children who lived in different eras of Montréal’s history through modules designed for children and illustrated by comic strip author Jean-Paul Eid.

This Notebook for children ages six to 12 includes games that will help them discover our exhibit Traces. Places. Memories.

2) Winter Workshop

For three days during March Break (March 8, 9 and 10), our guides will be at our museum's entrance, presenting various winter objects that have marked Montreal's history, like snowshoes, ice hooks, etc

My Explorer's Notebook : Let's Visit the Centre d'histoire de Montréal


During your visit to the CHM, we invite you to meet children who lived in different eras of Montréal’s history through modules designed for children and illustrated by comic strip author Jean-Paul Eid.

This Notebook for children ages six to 12 includes games that will help them discover our exhibit Traces. Places. Memories.

 

 

 

 

 

Jeannot et la Roulotte


Conte Jeannot et la Roulotte Seated comfortably at home, you can listen to the story “Jeannot et La Roulotte (in French)” read by Paul Buissonneau, who founded this wonderful travelling theatre with Claude Robillard in 1953.

The Jeannot et la Roulotte story (in French)

Jeannot et la RoulotteOn the “Jeannot et la Roulotte” site, the “Jeannot s’amuse” section will introduce you to the history of parks in Montréal from 1953 to 1963. The site features fun games for kids, too!