PROGRAMME

ACTIVITIES – FALL 2017

Commemoration of the 375th anniversary of the founding of Montréal

Commemoration of the 375th anniversary of the founding of MontréalAs part of the festivities to commemorate the 375th anniversary of the founding of Montréal, Maison Saint-Gabriel, museum and historic site, is highlighting the exceptional contribution made by the individuals who played a role in its history. With Marguerite Bourgeoys and the King’s Wards, the museum contributed to the building of the city. In 2017, we will be making the most of the opportunity to offer visitors an authentic and entertaining programme that evokes the deep roots of Ville-Marie.

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NOVEMBER

Sunday, November 12, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
WORKSHOP ON MAKING OLD-FASHIONED TOYS
Sculptor Denis Gauthier presents the workshop The toy in the child's universe (in French) with small wooden horses on wheels.


Saturday, November 25, 2017 from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
CELEBRATING ST. CATHERINE
It’s a celebration at Maison Saint-Gabriel with story-tellers and musicians. Demonstrations on making St. Catherine’s Day taffy. Come and enjoy yourselves.

To learn more, click on ST. CATHERINE.

At 7:30 p.m.: St. Catherines Evening
History, stories, music and songs are
on the programme. Wonderful taffy will be available.
An evening you won’t want to miss!

To learn more, click on EVENING.

Le sculpteur Denis Gauthier
Photo: Catherine Gauthier
LA SAINTE-CATHERINE
Photo: Pierre Guzzo
LA SAINTE-CATHERINE
Photo: Pierre Guzzo
LA SAINTE-CATHERINE
Photo: Pierre Guzzo