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"Old Montreal : Rue St Paul" Old Montreal Tip by ptitetoile

Old Montreal, Montreal: 151 reviews and 251 photos

  Rue St Paul
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  • Rue St Paul - Montreal
      Rue St Paul
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  • Rue St Paul - Montreal
      Rue St Paul
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This my favorite street of Montreal : a quiet, cobbled street with a lot of stone buildings. This is the oldest street of Montreal.
On the north side of the street, you will see some shop-houses with large windows dating from before 1850. The south side of the street has a lot of warehouse-shops, that is where harbour and town met: in the second half of 19th century, the traders welcomed the customers on the Rue St Paul in their shop with a attractive and representative facade and received the goods at the back of the buildings that was a warehouse on the Rue de la Commune. Now the street has a a lot of souvenir shops, restaurants, little shops, art galleries and hotels.

Address: Rue St Paul
Directions: Between Viger Ave Est. & St Lawrence River
Phone: 311
Website: http://Old Montreal, Montreal, QC, Canada

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 4, 2006
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