At the museum

From Amherst to Atateken

Exhibition — October 29th to November 29th, 2020

Exhibition from October 29 to November 29, 2020 On the first anniversary of the renaming of Amherst Street to Atateken, retrace the evolution of this major Montreal artery dating back to the 19th century! Find out who General Amherst was and why his genocidal remarks towards the First Peoples caused so much controversy. In the…

Familex Products: From the Factory to your Door

Exhibition — From December 6, 2020

Exhibition from December 6, 2020 to May 9, 2021 Familex products have long been part of the daily lives of many Quebec and Canadian families. Founded in 1928 by Roméo Parent and his wife Laurence Bissonnette, this Montreal-based company manufactured a wide range of household products such as medications, food essences, cosmetics, cleaning products and…