St. Patrick's Basilica

Religious heritage
Downtown - Quartier international

Better known as "The Irish Church", the Basilica was constructed between 1843 and 1847, and is a fine evocation of the Gothic style of the 14th and 15th centuries. It is characterized by its huge pine columns, the oak carving in the nave as well as the carved pulpit and choir loft.



Daily, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Masses held daily. Guided tours upon request.


  • Free admission
  • Cooperatives and non-profit organizations
St. Patrick's Basilica
460 René-Lévesque Blvd. West
Montréal, QC H2Z 1A7
Downtown - Quartier international
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