Exploring Old Montreal: Revised Edition

Alan Hustak

Old Montreal, not far from the city centre, is a historic neighbourhood in transition alive with raw energy. A compact area where the city was founded in 1642, it is today packed with museums, churches, galleries, restaurants, boutiques, boutique hotels, and entertainment venues.

A tourist destination in any season, the ambiance of its squares and waterfront park is determinedly romantic. Whether you want to ride a giant ferris wheel, go skating in winter, view dazzling fireworks from an illuminated bridge in summer, or just explore its narrow cobblestone streets to soak up four centuries of history in Vieux-Montréal, this book is indispensable.

This walking tour pocket guide is a complete revision of the bestseller published for the city’s 375th anniversary, which was recommended by Report on Business as “the perfect guidebook.”

Véhicule Press

Alan Hustak, a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee medal, is a veteran journalist who has lived in Old Montreal for almost 50 years. He is the author of several books including Exploring Montreal’s Underground City, Titanic: The Canadian Story, and Faith Under Fire.

Other books by Alan Hustak:
Titanic: The Canadian Story
Faith Under Fire: Frederick G. Scott, Canada's Extraordinary Chaplain of the Great War
Exploring Montreal’s Underground City
Exploring Downtown Montreal: An Opinionated Guide to the Downton Squares, Churches, and Underground City
Downtown Montreal: Above & Below
At the Heart of St Mary's: A History of Montreal's St. Mary's Hospital Centre
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