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Bibliotheque et Archives Nationales du Quebec

475 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 5C4, Canada
+1 514-873-1100
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Great place to go read, relax, watch a movie on the 4th floor. The view is spectacular. They have... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Chiang Mai Province, Thailand
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im going to this library sinc eit opened ,before it used to be on sherbrooke street ...you can... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Montreal, Canada
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475 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 5C4, Canada
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
+1 514-873-1100
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great place to go read, relax, watch a movie on the 4th floor. The view is spectacular. They have loads of tables to go work if you are studying

Thank 442joseph
Reviewed 13 May 2017

im going to this library sinc eit opened ,before it used to be on sherbrooke street ...you can find any document in the world you want ..iove books

Thank turaevalora
Reviewed 30 March 2017

In the 20 last years , the best things the Quebec Gouvernement achive , everything is there , book , dvd, music , archive etc.

Thank sly1963
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I've been trying to turn my kids into bookworms so naturally, we've been going to the Bibliothèque et Archives Nationales du Québec very often lately. I always go directly to the kids' section, so my review is based on that floor. Subscribing was very easy...More

2  Thank Deedeedabee
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This library is very interesting for many factors. It has a nice and modern architecture. The underground is only for children with many interactions. If you want to study is the right way too. They have meeting room for free. All things are free here...More

1  Thank MarcoTRibeiro
Reviewed 2 November 2016

this is where I get my best education,I get mypositive energy, discover french talent tv series,love

1  Thank Kat2955
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Had higher expextations, so I was a little bit disappointed. We strolled around at every floor for a bit and then went on with exploring the rest of Montreal. It is funny to see the assembly line go downstairs when people are returning their books....More

1  Thank Jacquelinevdhaar
Reviewed 1 October 2016

It has wonderful architecture, and expansive database to retrieve information and plenty of study space, but it is probably the worst place in the world to study because everything echoes throughout the library from the kids section and it is SOOOO annoying. Don't go to...More

1  Thank Kimia A
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We have been there for the exhibition of Robert Lepage's adaptation of Alberto Manguel's "La Bibliothèque, La Nuit", an outstanding piece of very enjoyable work. After the show, we stayed on at the library to exploit it a bit more. What a nice place for...More

1  Thank Andre M
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The new library and archives is a beautiful building with lots of fast wifi (ask at the front desk), cozy places to read or work, and archival media available. Art exhibits too. A great resource for the community and travelers alike.

Thank itsWindy
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commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship
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nightfall transforms from a business district into a
youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and
restaurants heavily peopled by students and young
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