Heritage Montreal promoting the city's DNA for more than 40 years!
Since 1975, Heritage Montreal has worked to promote and to protect the architectural, historic, natural and cultural heritage of Greater Montreal, its neighbourhoods and communities. This private non-profit organization is at the heart of an extensive network of partners, working through education and representation to celebrate, develop and preserve Montreal’s identity and uniqueness.
Heritage Montreal is interested primarily in the type of heritage that can be described and located on a map. Such heritage consists of immoveable property and may be covered by urban planning instruments. While Heritage Montreal focuses its efforts on built heritage, there are five facets to Montreal’s built heritage of concern to the organization: