Maison Nivard-De Saint-Dizier, musée et site archéologique

Art, history and science museums
Pôle des Rapides

The Maison Nivard-De Saint-Dizier, musée et site archéologique is both a museum and an outstanding example of rural architecture in the early days of the French regime. The house, built in 1710, sits on the largest pre-historic archeological site ever discovered on the island of Montréal, revealing Amerindian occupation that dates back over 5,500 years ago. The museum’s mission is to preserve, document and showcase artefacts, collections, and archival and iconographic materials, all concerning the history and archaeological heritage of the site. The venue offers a permanent exhibition and cultural activities (stories, music, conferences, workshops).

Schedule

May 12 to June 24, 2018: Wed, Thu, Fri, noon to 5 p.m.; Sun, Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
June 25 to Sep 2, 2018: Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, noon to 5 p.m.; Sun, Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sep 3 to Oct 7, 2018: Wed, Thu, Fri, noon to 5 p.m.; Sun, Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Price

  • Free admission
Maison Nivard-De Saint-Dizier, musée et site archéologique
7244 LaSalle Blvd.
Verdun, QC H4H 1R4
  • 514-765-7284

mndsd@ville.montreal.qc.ca
Pôle des Rapides
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