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Église de la Purification-de-la-Bienheureuse-Vierge-Marie

June to September
01 Presentation
02 Good to know
03 Stay a while


Located in a parish founded in 1684 and built from 1723, this church is the oldest in the diocese of Montreal. Free guided tours of this historical monument are offered. Inside are works and furniture reflecting Quebec religious art from all eras.


Good to know

  • Facilities designed for groups
  • Tours offered in French only


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