Awards and distinctions


The CHMs work and expertise have been recognized with a number of awards.

Awards and distinctions

  • 2016, first prize in the "Pictorial" category of the 35th edition of the Alcuin Awards, which recognizes the most beautiful books in Canada, for Scandale! Le Montral Illicite, 1940-1960, ditions Cardinal.
  • Award of Excellence from the Socit des muses du Qubec for Scandale! Le Montral Illicite, 1940-1960, ditions Cardinal.
  • The 2015 Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History for the exhibition Scandal! Vice, crime and morality in Montral, 1940 - 1960.
  • The 2015 History in Progress Award from the American Association for State and Local History for the exhibition Scandal! Vice, crime and morality in Montral, 1940 - 1960.
  • The Award of Outstanding Achievement 2015 from the Canadian Museums Association in the Research category for Quartiers disparus. Red Light, Faubourg mlasse, Goose Village. Les ditions Cardinal. Centre dhistoire de Montral in collaboration with Laboratoire dhistoire et de patrimoine de Montral de lUQAM and the Archives de la Ville de Montral
  • The Award of Outstanding Achievement 2012 from the Canadian Museums Association in the Research category for the temporary exhibition Lost Neighbourhoods.
  • 2011 Canadian Museums Association Award of Outstanding Achievement for the You Are Part of History! program.
  • 2010 Award of Excellence from the Socit des muses qubcois for the Mmoire des Habitations Jeanne-Mance project.
  • 2009 Grands prix du tourisme qubcois, Montral area, in the Tourist Attractions: Fewer than 100,000 Visitors category.
  • 2004 Prix Jean-Collard from the Socit du patrimoine dexpression du Qubec for the Encontros project.
Prix dexcellence 2011 de lAssociation des muses canadiens Prix dexcellence 2010 de la Socit des muses qubcois