Centre Canadien d'Architecture

Centre Canadien d'Architecture information

Montréal , Canada
1920 Rue Baile
Getting there
Metro: Georgest-Vanier
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adult/child $10/free, 5:30-9pm Thu free
Opening hours
11am-6pm Wed-Sun, to 9pm Thu
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A must for architecture fans, this center is equal parts museum and research institute. The building incorporates the Shaughnessy House , a 19th-century gray limestone treasure. Highlights in this section include the conservatory and an ornate sitting room with intricate woodwork and a massive stone fireplace. The exhibition galleries focus on remarkable architectural works of both local and international scope, with a particular focus on urban design.

The CCA’s sculpture garden is located on a grassy lot overlooking south Montréal. There’s also a busy, well-stocked bookstore.