Montreal Neighborhoods • Quartier des Spectacles


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: May 2008     City: Montreal     Country: Canada      Pictures Attached: 16     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Montreal Nightlife District



Quartier des Spectacles Pictures

by Parent on Sun Mar 23, 2008 4:04 am


Quartier des Spectacles is a district located in the eastern section of Downtown Montreal. The area is currently undergoing gentrification and urban renewal that will turn it into the centre for Montreal's cultural events and festivals. With a total area of almost a square kilometre, its boundaries are City Councillors Street, Berri Street, Sherbrooke Street and René Lévesque Boulevard. The area will be home to 30 performance halls totalling almost 28,000 seats, including the Place des Arts cultural complex, as well as international festivals, art galleries and centres for the exhibition and broadcast of alternative culture. The Quartier des spectacles hosts nearly 8,500 jobs linked to cultural activities, from education and creation to production, exhibition and broadcasting.

Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Scene Alcan, Festival International de JAZZ de Montreal 2007, in front of [[Complexe Desjardins]]. (404.34 KB) Photo viewed 588 times
Pic. 1. Scene Alcan, Festival International de JAZZ de Montreal 2007, in front of Complexe Desjardins. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District)  (432.62 KB) Photo viewed 513 times
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Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Square Viger. (508.14 KB) Photo viewed 500 times
Pic. 3. Square Viger. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Typical Backalley off Saint-Denis street. (213.68 KB) Photo viewed 477 times
Pic. 4. Typical Backalley off Saint-Denis street. View photo in original size (1011x750 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Rue Saint Denis. (226.03 KB) Photo viewed 493 times
Pic. 5. Rue Saint Denis. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Library of the UQAM University. (129.97 KB) Photo viewed 468 times
Pic. 6. Library of the UQAM University. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Hotel Le Relais Lyonnais on Saint Denis. An excellent hotel particulier that I highly recommend. http://www.lerelaislyonnais.com/ . (164.04 KB) Photo viewed 483 times
Pic. 7. Hotel Le Relais Lyonnais on Saint Denis. An excellent hotel particulier that I highly recommend. http://www.lerelaislyonnais.com/ . View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Rue Saint Denis. (291.95 KB) Photo viewed 470 times
Pic. 8. Rue Saint Denis. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Rue Saint Denis, a bit below Sherbrooke. (211.88 KB) Photo viewed 486 times
Pic. 9. Rue Saint Denis, a bit below Sherbrooke. View photo in original size (896x746 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) On Saint Laurent looking south. [[Complexe Desjardins]] on the right. (402.55 KB) Photo viewed 465 times
Pic. 10. On Saint Laurent looking south. Complexe Desjardins on the right. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) Saint Laurent and [[Saint Catherine Street]]. (330.51 KB) Photo viewed 491 times
Pic. 11. Saint Laurent and Saint Catherine Street. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) [[St-Hubert]] restaurant on [[Saint Catherine Street]]. (189.38 KB) Photo viewed 482 times
Pic. 12. St-Hubert restaurant on Saint Catherine Street. View photo in original size (1007x748 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) [[Place des Arts]]. (156.38 KB) Photo viewed 467 times
Pic. 13. Place des Arts. View photo in original size (1024x656 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) [[Saint Catherine Street]], in front of [[Place des Arts]]. (428.36 KB) Photo viewed 489 times
Pic. 14. Saint Catherine Street, in front of Place des Arts. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District)  (215.49 KB) Photo viewed 530 times
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Picture of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood, Montreal City, Canada, May 2008 by Parent (Montreal Nightlife District) [[Saint Catherine Street]] near Bleury. (162.68 KB) Photo viewed 501 times
Pic. 16. Saint Catherine Street near Bleury. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Map of Quartier des Spectacles neighborhood.

Last edited by Parent on Tue May 13, 2008 7:38 pm, edited 3 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Quartier des Spectacles. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Quartier des Spectacles Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Quartier des Spectacles - Pictures by Parent



Old Montreal Neighborhood by Parent. Old Montreal (or Vieux-Montréal in French) is the oldest area in the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, dating back to New France. The area is usually thought of as being bounded to the west by McGill St., to the north by Saint.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 0.8km SEE, 17 pictures.

McGill University Neighborhood by Parent. McGill University is a major public, medical-doctoral, research-intensive university located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. One of the oldest universities in Canada, McGill was founded in 1821 from a bequest by James McGill, a.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 0.9km SWW, 10 pictures.

Downtown Montreal Neighborhood by Parent. The Downtown Montreal area contains dozens of notable skyscrapers — which bylaws restrict to the height of Mount Royal — including the 1000 de La Gauchetière and 1250 René-Lévesque, Place Ville-Marie, which sit atop an.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 1.1km SSW, 23 pictures.

Cite Multimedia Neighborhood by Parent. Cité Multimédia is a neighbourhood located in between Old Montreal, Griffintown and Downtown Montreal. The area has undergone gentrification and urban renewal with the goal of turning it into an important center for.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 1.4km SE, 9 pictures.

The Plateau Neighborhood by Parent. The Plateau or Plateau Mont-Royal is one of the most densely populated neighbourhoods in Canada, with nearly 100,000 people living in a 7.75 square kilometre area. The Plateau was formerly a working-class neighbourhood, with the.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 1.4km NW, 15 pictures.

Griffintown Neighborhood by Parent. The Griffintown (sometimes also called Griffontown) is a common name given to the former southwestern downtown part of Montreal, Quebec, derived from an old industrial community of the same name, existent throughout the 19th and.. Distance from Quartier des Spectacles: 1.6km SSE, 5 pictures.




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