Place d'Armes Montreal, Quebec,
Located in the heart of Old Montreal, Place d’Armes is a historical and architectural gem. It is surrounded by Montreal’s oldest building, the first skyscraper built in the city, the oldest bank in the country and the famous Notre-Dame Basilica. European architectural influences blend with those of olden-time Quebec to create a unique beauty. The statue of Montreal’s founder, Sieur Paul Chomedey de Maisonneuve, stands in the centre of Place d’Armes.