Old Montreal Walking Tour (Optional)

What:
Social Event
When:
Tuesday Jul 31   08:15 PM to 09:45 PM (1 hour 30 minutes)
Where:
Place Royale - Meet up for Walking Tours - Place Royal -Old Montreal
Discussion:
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Make the most of your 2018 CEWIL / ECAMT Canada Conference with an informative evening walk through historic and charming Old Montreal, led by a professional tour guide. Discover the cobblestone streets, statues to heroes, walls that speak volumes, and stories of migrants and nurses, soldiers and orphans, slaves, explorers, kings and fur traders, who built and rebuilt, conquered and re-conquered, one of the world’s most interesting cities.


Highlights include…

  • The exact spot where Montreal was founded, 376 years ago

  • The beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica, once the largest building in North America

  • Warehouse stores of the Anglo-Scott capitalists from Montreal’s industrial boom

  • A church with the tomb of a saint, who started Montreal’s biggest school board

  • Montreal’s largest market for over a century


Details:

  • Departures:  18h30 or 20h15, on Tuesday, 31 July 2018

  • Tour length:  90 minutes

  • Start point:  Place Royale (shuttle bus available for conference participants)

  • End point:  The Bonsecours Chapel (7 minutes walk from metro Champ-de-Mars)

  • Price:  $15 CAD per participant, taxes included

  • Payment & registration:  By credit card via ‘Round Table Tours:  +1-514-812-2003

  • Questions:  Email mr.shore.guide@gmail.com, and mention the CEWIL tour.


*Note: The tour involves a lot of walking, and is unfortunately not adaptable for people with reduced mobility.




Who's Attending 

  • Lavish Bangia
    Sr. Program Manager, Talent Development and Work Integrated Learning, MaRS Discovery District
  • Rachel Dyers
    Program Coordinaor, Student Support - Engineering Co-Op and Internship, UOIT
  • Kristen Eppel
    Head Internship Coordinator, Queen's University Career Services
  • Ms. Heather Hacior
    Manager - Dhillon School of Business Co-operative Education, University of Lethbridge
  • Alex Jaworiwsky
    Business Analyst, Fanshawe College
  • Conrad Melanson
    Coordonnateur coop, Université de Moncton
  • Ms. Susan Roulston
    Program Assistant, Dhillon School of Business, University of Lethbridge
  • Genevieve Snider
    Materials Engineering Co-op Program Manager, McGill University
  • 3 anonymous people

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