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Place Jacques-Cartier

46 locals recommend ·
About this place
La place Jacques-Cartier est une place piétonne du Vieux-Montréal, à Montréal.
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Ville-Marie, QC H2Y

Tips from locals

Ryan
Ryan
August 31, 2018
Street buskers, popular with tourists, close to the Montreal Ferris Wheel
Everlyn
Everlyn
July 17, 2018
A must see in the Old Montreal. At any time of year, great restaurants on both sides of the street. At the upper end of the Place stands Nelson's Column, built in memory of Admiral Horatio Nelson.
Ely
Ely
April 05, 2018
Every day of summer in the old port, there are street performers at the Place Jacques Cartier Square. You’ll find many non-musician performers here, since this is where miscellaneous acts are allowed to perform. All the performers have permits, which aren’t cheap, costing up to 350$. So, the buskers…
Alex
Alex
March 24, 2018
A touristic square of Montreal, in Old Montreal, next to Old Port!
Elena
Elena
January 19, 2018
A gathering point in Old Montréal that's especially lively in summer, Place Jacques-Cartier is a popular tourist spot surrounded by historic buildings, pretty gardens, public services, and restaurants. At the uphill end, there is a Nelson's Column and the impressive Montréal City Hall.