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Place d'Youville, Montreal

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The Place d'Youville in Old Montreal is a historical square in Montreal, named after Marguerite d'Youville. The roads from the Place Royale and McGill Street meet at this point. The square is notable as the site of St. Anne's Market, a market building that once housed the Legislative Council and Assembly of Canada between 1844 and 1849, when it was burned down on April 25, 1849.
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  • Founder of the Sisters of Charity (i.e. Grey Nuns), she had her spiritual awakening after the death of her boot-legging husband (who sold illegal liquor to the Indians in exchange for their furs) and....  more »
  • This is a biggish square. It didn't strike me as particularly exciting or interesting. There are some benches in the shade to sit on and there are a couple of museums lining the square. It was pretty....  more »

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