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Montréal Burlesque Walking Tour

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    Stop At: Quartier des spectacles, 1435 rue Saint-Alexandre, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2G4 Canada

    Accompanied by your storyteller, you will stroll through the streets of Montréal's Quartier des spectacles (entertainment district), the city's former Red Light District.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Pass By: Taverne Midway, 1219, St. Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2S6 Canada

    You tour starts at Taverne Midway and includes over 10 significant sites ranging from old brothels and seedy hotels, historic burlesque halls and grandiose theatres, and other locations where some of the most steamy and salacious history in all of Canada unfolded. You will be entertained with secrets from Montréal's past while passing by these buildings and sites.

    Pass By: Café Cléopatra, 1230 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2X 2S5, Canada

    While strolling through the old Red Light District after nightfall, you will learn all about burlesque: what it is, why it was Montréal’s most popular form of entertainment from the 1920s to the 1950s, who the most famous stars were, where they performed, how the burlesque scene died and was revived, and where to experience burlesque in Montréal today. The tour ends at the legendary Cafe Clepatra,
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    Departure Point
    Taverne Midway, 1219 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2X 2S6, Canada
    Departure Time
    8:30 PM
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Café Cléopatra, 1230 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2X 2S5, Canada
    • 1.5-hour burlesque tour
    • Local guide
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 14 years old
    • Group sizes are around 15 people
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We went on the tour on one of our last days in Montreal, but wish now we had known before about the great burlesque places to visit in the Quartier des Spectacles. The tour was very entertaining, we laughed and we learned some interesting bits of history as well. Great way to
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    Response from Guidatour, Public Relations Manager at Montréal Burlesque Walking Tour
    Responded 3 Oct 2018
    Bonjour Judith, Thank you for this 5-star review of our Montréal Burlesque walking tour presented by Secret Montréal. Feel free to also comment on Secret's Montréal page on Tripadvisor. We are glad you enjoyed discovering the old Red Light district with us! Best regards, Guidatour & Secret Montréal's Team
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    • Duration: 1h 30m
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    • Languages Offered: English, French
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