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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Art Museum
“Montreal's most renowned museum. Often have exhibitions of all sorts with notorious paintings and artwork. ”
  • 391 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Downtown shopping mall. 705 Ste-Catherine O. directly at the McGill station. Best to go by public transportation since parking can be difficult at peak hours.”
  • 203 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“From downtown take Peel street to the top of the street where you will find some stairs. You got to be in shape to make it to the top, but worth it . You will be rewarded with the best view of Montreal . You can come down the other side through the wonderful nature trails. Also there is a lake at the top . Beautiful for jogging. ”
  • 424 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“The Bell Centre, formerly known as the Molson Centre, is a sports and entertainment complex in Montreal. The Bell Centre is at the heart of Montreal’s Hockey Life. ”
  • 88 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Just walk . The action on Crescent street is between Rene levesque and Sherbrooke street. Cafes, Bars, Restaurants, Nightclubs, street festivals in the summer”
  • 106 locals recommend
Hotel
“Great spot for shopping and getting a taste of Montreal’s popular Ste-Catherine streets. Beautiful architecture to see.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The McCord Museum is a public research and teaching museum dedicated to the preservation, study, diusion, and appreciation of Canadian history.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Hockey Arena
“The Bell Centre, formerly known as the Molson Centre, is a sports and entertainment complex in Montreal. The Bell Centre is at the heart of Montreal’s Hockey Life.”
  • 115 locals recommend
Office
“This is the shopping street in​ downtown Montreal. You will find a variety of stores here.”
  • 44 locals recommend
Park
“The Chalet is actually not the main attraction, its the 180 degree view of the city. Take Serpentine path , or Camille Houde trail to access the Mont Royal Chalet , the paths along the way will also make you pass by Beaver lake ( how Canadian eh ! ). You can lounge / run / bike here during the summer or have some winter fun on the outdoor ice rink.”
  • 94 locals recommend
University
“Number 1 university in Canada. Venerable research university founded in 1821 & known for its law, medicine & engineering programs. (1.9k)”
  • 100 locals recommend
Park
“Montreal's most famous green space created in 1876 by the same designer as New York Central Park. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Restaurant by day, hip and popular dance club by night. Great atmosphere and good range of music. (hip hop, reggeaton, rnb, electro hits). ”
  • 28 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Place Montreal Trust is a shopping center in downtown Montreal. It is accessible from McGill College Avenue and Sainte-Catherine Street, as well as from Underground Montreal.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Store
“Big store equivalent to MACY's or Gallerie Lafayette... Best place to buy good souvenirs from Montréal. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Go during the day so you can enjoy the view! Not cheap, expect chicken and ribs. Dont go if it's foggy!”
  • 45 locals recommend