Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site

Rooted in the historic district of Old Montréal at the corner of the prestigious Notre Dame and Berri streets, the Sir George Étienne Cartier National Historic Site is a surprising heritage gem that offers a moment for discovery and relaxation just a stone's throw from Montréal's tourist scene.

Journées de la culture

On Saturday, September 30, 2023, attend the Journées de la culture and visit the Cartier house free of charge. Find out more about the event.

The Cartier neighbourhood

Explore Old Montreal through a free self-guided tour recounting episodes from the life of Mr. Cartier.

Free online workshops

New free online workshops for elementary and high school students will be offered during the 2023-2024 school year. Stay tuned!

Visit Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site

Activities and experiences

Take a guided tour of the property and participate in discovery activities on your own, with family or friends.

Plan a visit

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Tours and programs

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Learn about the daily visitor fees, free admission for youth and more.

Safety and guidelines

Visit Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site safely.

About Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site

Culture and history

Read about the life of Sir George-Étienne Cartier and the house in Old Montreal that he lived in with his family.

Stewardship and management

Find out about job offers, the Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site management plan and more.

Contact us

1-888-773-8888 (general inquiries, toll free)

Hours of operation

Schedule for the 2023 season
Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site is open.
Complete schedule

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