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Global National - Police raid Montreal city hall
Global National - Police raid Montreal city hall
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Montreal 9/11 Truth Fights City Hall
Montreal 9/11 Truth Fights City Hall
DATE: 2008/06/18::
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Montreal
Montreal's 15th Annual City Hall Championship POSER Game
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The Charbonneau Commission and the corruption of Montreal City Hall.
The Charbonneau Commission and the corruption of Montreal City Hall.
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Montreal protesters storm city hall: RAW VIDEO
Montreal protesters storm city hall: RAW VIDEO
DATE: 2014/08/19::
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CANADA COACH PREVOST PASSING MONTREAL CITY HALL
CANADA COACH PREVOST PASSING MONTREAL CITY HALL
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Montreal city workers fired for ransacking city hall
Montreal city workers fired for ransacking city hall
DATE: 2014/10/05::
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Demonstration outside Montreal city hall
Demonstration outside Montreal city hall
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The Magic Recorder: Montreal City Hall Launch (Video 1)
The Magic Recorder: Montreal City Hall Launch (Video 1)
DATE: 2011/04/30::
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Rainbow flag raising at Montreal City Hall for Sochi games
Rainbow flag raising at Montreal City Hall for Sochi games
DATE: 2014/02/07::
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White Collar City Workers Protest Montreal City Hall March 23 2015 00063
White Collar City Workers Protest Montreal City Hall March 23 2015 00063
DATE: 2015/03/24::
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Berger Blanc Demonstration - Montreal City Hall April 23 2011
Berger Blanc Demonstration - Montreal City Hall April 23 2011
DATE: 2011/04/23::
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Austerity Security Measures - Decoy Sentries At Montreal City Hall (00008)
Austerity Security Measures - Decoy Sentries At Montreal City Hall (00008)
DATE: 2014/12/11::
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VINTAGE ELEVATOR QUICKIE AT MONTREAL CITY HALL
VINTAGE ELEVATOR QUICKIE AT MONTREAL CITY HALL
DATE: 2014/01/31::
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Flags Fly At Half Mast At Montreal City Hall For Nelson Mandela MAQ06823
Flags Fly At Half Mast At Montreal City Hall For Nelson Mandela MAQ06823
DATE: 2013/12/07::
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Mes Aieux at Montreal City Hall, October 18th
Mes Aieux at Montreal City Hall, October 18th '08
DATE: 2008/11/27::
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Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0857
Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0857
DATE: 2014/08/19::
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Holocaust Remembrace Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4392
Holocaust Remembrace Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4392
DATE: 2014/04/29::
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(1994) SKATEBOARD MONTREAL CITY HALL video 1
(1994) SKATEBOARD MONTREAL CITY HALL video 1
DATE: 2009/02/23::
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ANDREAS BOUTSIKAKIS - AT MONTREAL CITY HALL (Part 1) - SEPT. 9, 2011
ANDREAS BOUTSIKAKIS - AT MONTREAL CITY HALL (Part 1) - SEPT. 9, 2011
DATE: 2011/10/16::
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Gospel Choir at Montreal
Gospel Choir at Montreal's City Hall
DATE: 2013/01/21::
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ANDREAS BOUTSIKAKIS - AT MONTREAL CITY HALL (PART 2) - SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
ANDREAS BOUTSIKAKIS - AT MONTREAL CITY HALL (PART 2) - SEPTEMBER 9, 2011
DATE: 2011/10/15::
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Masked Dancers: Celebrating Black History Month at Montreal City Hall, Feb 15, 2012
Masked Dancers: Celebrating Black History Month at Montreal City Hall, Feb 15, 2012
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Montreal City Hall & Basilica
Montreal City Hall & Basilica
DATE: 2012/09/11::
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MONTREAL SKATEBOARD 1995 CITY HALL javier gaztambide
MONTREAL SKATEBOARD 1995 CITY HALL javier gaztambide
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Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4528
Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4528
DATE: 2014/04/29::
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(1994) SKATEBOARD MONTREAL city hall part 2
(1994) SKATEBOARD MONTREAL city hall part 2
DATE: 2009/02/24::
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Tactus represents SENSORICA at Montreal City Hall
Tactus represents SENSORICA at Montreal City Hall
DATE: 2012/10/19::
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Occupy Ottawa and Occupy Montreal visits City Hall?
Occupy Ottawa and Occupy Montreal visits City Hall?
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Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4393
Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014 At Montreal City Hall DSC 4393
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Halle d Honneur Montreal City Hall 00065
Halle d Honneur Montreal City Hall 00065
DATE: 2015/03/24::
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Friday the 13th - Berger Blanc Protest @ City Hall of Montreal
Friday the 13th - Berger Blanc Protest @ City Hall of Montreal
DATE: 2011/05/14::
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Firefighters fired over city hall ruckus
Firefighters fired over city hall ruckus
DATE: 2014/10/02::
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Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0862
Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0862
DATE: 2014/08/19::
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near Montreal City Hall
near Montreal City Hall
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Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0863
Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0863
DATE: 2014/08/19::
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Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting  DSCF0864
Protesting FireFighters Disrupt Montreal City Council Meeting DSCF0864
DATE: 2014/08/19::
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3D SBS Around the Fountain of the Montreal City Hall
3D SBS Around the Fountain of the Montreal City Hall
DATE: 2011/09/21::
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Protesters face to face with riot police at City Hall Montreal
Protesters face to face with riot police at City Hall Montreal
DATE: 2012/05/21::
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Montreal, Downtown and Vieux-Montreal - Canada HD Travel Channel
Montreal, Downtown and Vieux-Montreal - Canada HD Travel Channel
DATE: 2013/01/08::
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DAMIEN SKATE 2 - MONTREAL CITY
DAMIEN SKATE 2 - MONTREAL CITY
DATE: 2008/11/10::
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Kathleen Battle - 1982 Canadian Debut Recital (Entire) - Pollack Hall, Montreal
Kathleen Battle - 1982 Canadian Debut Recital (Entire) - Pollack Hall, Montreal
DATE: 2012/08/09::
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Canada:
Canada: 'Je suis Charlie' Montreal mourns Charlie Hebdo victims
DATE: 2015/01/07::
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Montreal Protest against Inland Spousal Sponsorship delays
Montreal Protest against Inland Spousal Sponsorship delays
DATE: 2015/04/13::
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Saudi blogger
Saudi blogger's wife in Montreal
DATE: 2015/02/23::
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Montreal City in Canada
Montreal City in Canada
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Tensions running high between Montreal police, city officials
Tensions running high between Montreal police, city officials
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Montreal Concert Hall - Diamond Schmitt Architects.mov
Montreal Concert Hall - Diamond Schmitt Architects.mov
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Montreal shout-out in Pearls Before Swine
Montreal shout-out in Pearls Before Swine
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Montreal, A Summer  Walk in Old Town
Montreal, A Summer Walk in Old Town
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Montreal City Hall
Hôtel de Ville de Montréal
Montreal City Hall, as seen with a new copper roof
Montreal City Hall in 2012
General information
Address 275 Notre-Dame Street East
Town or city Montreal, Quebec
Country Canada
Construction started 1872
Renovated 1922, 1932
Design and construction
Architect Henri-Maurice Perrault,
Alexander Cowper Hutchison
Designated 1984

The five-story Montreal City Hall (French: Hôtel de Ville de Montréal) is the work of architects Henri-Maurice Perrault and Alexander Cowper Hutchison, and was built between 1872 and 1878 in the Second Empire style. It is located in Old Montreal, between Place Jacques-Cartier and the Champ de Mars, at 275 Notre-Dame Street East. The closest metro station is Champ-de-Mars.

As one of the best examples of the Second Empire style in Canada, and the first city hall to have been constructed in the country solely for municipal administration, it was designated a National Historic Site in Canada in 1984.[1][2]

History and architecture[edit]

City Hall on the evening of March 3, 1922.

Construction on the building began in 1872 and was completed in 1878. The building was gutted by fire in March 1922, leaving only the outer wall and destroying many of the city's historic records.[3] The architect Louis Parant was commissioned for the reconstruction, who decided to build an entirely new building with a self-supporting steel structure built inside the shell of the ruins.[3] This new building was modelled after the city hall of the French city of Tours.[4] Other changes included a remodelling of the Mansard roof into a new Beaux-Arts inspired model, with a copper roof instead of the original slate tiles.[3]

In 1967, from this building's balcony Charles de Gaulle, the president of France, gave his Vive le Québec libre speech.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Montreal City Hall". Directory of Designations of National Historic Significance of Canada. Parks Canada. Retrieved August 7, 2011. 
  2. ^ Montreal City Hall. Canadian Register of Historic Places. Retrieved August 7, 2011.
  3. ^ a b c d Rémillard, 80.
  4. ^ City of Montreal Web site (in French)

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Coordinates: 45°30′31″N 73°33′14″W / 45.508693°N 73.553928°W / 45.508693; -73.553928

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