The Urban Forest on Victoria Street – McCord Museum

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La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2020 © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum

The Urban Forest

May 24 to October 17 2021

The McCord Museum has launched the 11th edition of its Urban Forest—a wellness oasis for Montrealers in the heart of downtown, on Victoria Street. With its street furniture and warm colours, the ephemeral park space provides a relaxing pause for visitors to make the most of summer in the city.

Enjoy Museum’s outdoor activities, always accessible and free of charge, and stay tuned for details on the Urban Forest’s special summer programming! The Museum is counting on everyone to ensure compliance with current health measures.

Design: Paula Meijerink, Wanted Landscape
Collaborator: Melinda Hart, hART Design

Program

Sunday Workshop: Looking after my city

Sundays, July 4 and 18 and August 1 and 15, 2021

How can we take care of Montreal? Come and reflect on this question with your family as you take part in the free workshop Looking after my city.
Presented in French and English, activity recommended for children aged 4 to 12 accompanied by a parent.
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Gallery: Previous Editions

  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2011</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2012</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2013</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2014</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2015</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2016</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2017</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2018</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum
  • <i>La Forêt urbaine / The Urban Forest, 2019</i> © Marilyn Aitken – Musée McCord Museum

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