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Architecture of Quebec

30 September 2009

1906 – Linton Apartments, Montreal, Quebec

Architect: Finley & Spence

17 December 2009

1910 – Notre-Dame-Du-Sacre-Couer Sanctuary, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: François-Xavier Berlinguet The construction of this shrine, which is located in Old Québec, began in 1909. On May 31, 1910 Monsignor Bégin, Archbishop of Québec, performed the official blessing of this new...

30 June 2010

1914 – Former Bank, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Victor Daniel Horsburgh Fine branch of Canadian Bank of Commerce with tastefully curving corner entrance at the corner of Paul and Pierre. No longer in use as a bank. Designed by Victor...

17 December 2009

1915 – Gare du Palais, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Harry Edward Prindle Built in the Chateau style to reflect the dominant Chateau Frontenac on the old town above the station, the real glory of the Gare du Palais is the entrance...

26 January 2013

1916 – Public Baths, Maisonneuve, Montreal

Architect: Marius Dufresne This magnificent public building was constructed between 1914 and 1916, near the end of the City Beautiful movement. It included a swimming pool and municipal office of public baths.

30 June 2010

1916 – L’édifice Jean-Baptiste-De La Salle, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Georges-Emile Tanquay Formerly the Academie Commerciale de Quebec, and now used as Quebec Government offices. Originally the corner was surmounted by a cupola and dome.

17 December 2009

1919 – Pont de Québec, Quebec City, Quebec

The Quebec Bridge is a riveted steel truss structure and is 3,239 feet long, 94 ft wide, and 340 ft high. Cantilever arms of 580 ft support a 640 ft central span, for...

30 June 2010

1921 – Former Église Saint-Coeur-de-Marie, Quebec City, Quebec

Architect: Arthur Régnault The local priest was a native of Rennes in France, and he commission a Rennes architect Arthur Régnault to design the church. The plans that he sent over to Quebec...

30 September 2009

1924 – Victoria Hall Community Centre, Westmount, Montreal, Quebec

Architect: Hutchison & Wood The original Victoria Jubilee Hall was designed by Robert Findlay and erected in 1898. That building was razed by fire in 1924. The present-day version was designed by architects...