Plateau Mont Royal is a walkable, economical neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants, bars, and cafes. You can experience some local theater, or enjoy the natural beauty of the parks. Choose one of Plateau Mont Royal's hotels and explore the area around Montreal with ease.
Sightseeing around Plateau Mont Royal
The museums and theaters add a sense of refinement, while the monuments and other landmarks offer local lore. Browse the collections at Ecomusee du Fier Monde, Museum of Contemporary Art, or Redpath Museum. You can buy tickets to live performances at Theater du Rideau Vert, Theater de Verdure, and Mainline Theater. Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church, Church of St. Michael and St. Anthony, and Chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes are significant monuments. Saint Louis Square, Saint-Pierre Apotre Church, and Monument National are some of the notable landmarks. Hours of family fun are waiting at Arena McConnell, La Ronde Six Flags, and Aquatic Complex.
Many visitors like to do some shopping while in town, but there are a number of other activities. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Sir Wilfrid Laurier Park, Lafontaine Park, and Parc de Portugal. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Complexe Desjardins, Jean-Talon Market, and Eaton Centre. Percival Molson Memorial Stadium, Les Cours Mont-Royal, or Old Port of Montreal will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Notre Dame Basilica, Saint Joseph's Oratory, and University of Quebec-Montreal. Jeanne-Mance Park, Theater de Quat' Sous, and Excentris Cinema are other top spots to see.
Getting around Plateau Mont Royal
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Mont Royal Station, Laurier Station, or Sherbrooke Station.
The closest major airport is Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.), located 9.5 miles (15.3 km) from Plateau Mont Royal.