Heritage Montréal has been promoting the city's DNA for nearly 50 years!
Héritage Montréal works to protect and promote the architectural, historical, natural and cultural heritage of Greater Montreal. Acting at the heart of a vast network of partners, Héritage Montréal, a private non-profit organization, acts through education, representation and concerted action to publicize, enhance and enrich the identity and uniqueness of Greater Montréal, the demographic and economic heart of Quebec and home to the largest collection of heritage assets in the country.
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: